1. knowledge and intellectual ability
- he has a keen intellect
Similar word(s): mind
2. the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination
3. a person who uses the mind creatively
Similar word(s): intellectual
Sentences with intellect as a noun:
- Intellect is one of man's greatest powers.
- They were chosen because of their outstanding intellect.
- Some of the world's leading intellects were meeting there.