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See definition of intellection on Dictionary.com
  • as inimpression
  • as innotion
  • as inperception
  • as inreason
  • as inconcept
  • as inconception
  • as inimage

synonyms for intellection

  • belief
  • concept
  • image
  • memory
  • notion
  • opinion
  • perception
  • recollection
  • sense
  • suspicion
  • theory
  • thought
  • view
  • apprehension
  • conceit
  • conception
  • conjecture
  • conviction
  • fancy
  • feel
  • hunch
  • inkling
  • sensation
  • supposition
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antonyms for intellection

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  • concrete
  • reality
  • fact
  • proof
  • truth
  • materiality
  • physicality
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How to use intellection in a sentence

In fact the process of intellection has to pass several stages from sense perception through imagination.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
Intellect and intellection signify to the common ear consideration of abstract truth.
ESSAYS, FIRST SERIESRALPH WALDO EMERSON
With the rising level of Faculty engendered by progressive evolution, woman's powers of intellection have developed too.
FEMINISM AND SEX-EXTINCTIONARABELLA KENEALY
This, of course, is equivalent to postulating the cerebral cortex as the exclusive seat of higher intellection.
A HISTORY OF SCIENCE, VOLUME 4(OF 5)HENRY SMITH WILLIAMS
Nevertheless Intelligence possesses fulness and true intellection, because it immediately participates in the Good.
PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 2PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
Since it is sensation that grasps sense-objects, it must likewise be thought, or intellection, that grasps intelligible objects.
PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 1PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
Intellection would be movement or actualization on Aristotelian principles, vi.
PLOTINOS: COMPLETE WORKS, V. 4PLOTINOS (PLOTINUS)
His first theology is borrowed from this conjunction of invisible might and irrational intellection.
IS POLITE SOCIETY POLITE?JULIA WARD HOWE
The Cartesians understood by this whatever is the object of thought, including an intellection as well as an imagination.
INTRODUCTION TO THE LITERATURE OF EUROPE IN THE FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES, VOL. 2HENRY HALLAM
The motions of a frog deprived of its brain, show a certain amount of intellection and volition.
SLEEP AND ITS DERANGEMENTSWILLIAM A. HAMMOND
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WORDS RELATED TO INTELLECTION

  • abstraction
  • apprehension
  • approach
  • big idea
  • brain wave
  • brainchild
  • conceit
  • conception
  • conceptualization
  • consideration
  • fool notion
  • hypothesis
  • image
  • impression
  • intellection
  • notion
  • perception
  • slant
  • supposition
  • theory
  • thought
  • twist
  • view
  • wrinkle
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