Student Thesaurus

One entry found for intelligent.
Entry Word: intelligent
Function: adjective
Text: 1 having or showing quickness of mind <the dolphin is considered one of the most intelligent animals> <running for help was an intelligent response to the emergency>
Synonyms alert, brainy, bright, brilliant, clever, keen, nimble, quick, quick-witted, sharp, sharp-witted, smart
Related Words apt, ingenious, resourceful; acute, astute, discerning, insightful, knowing, perceptive, perspicacious, sagacious, sapient, savvy, wise; cerebral, erudite, highbrow, knowledgeable, learned, literate, scholarly, well-read; educated, informed, schooled, skilled, trained; creative, inventive, judicious, prudent, sage, sane, sapient, sensible, sound, wise; crafty, cunning, foxy, shrewd, wily; logical, rational, reasonable
Near Antonyms retarded; foolish, idiotic, imbecile, imbecilic, moronic, silly, witless; ignorant, illiterate, lowbrow, nonintellectual, unacademic, uneducated, uninformed
Antonyms brainless, dense, doltish, dorky, dull, dumb, mindless, obtuse, simple, slow, stupid, thick, unintelligent
2 having the ability to reason <there is some debate over whether dolphins are intelligent animals> -- see RATIONAL 1