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intellectualize

See definition of intellectualize on Dictionary.com
  • as inratiocinate
  • as inrationalize
  • as inthink

synonyms for intellectualize

  • analyze
  • appraise
  • appreciate
  • brood
  • cerebrate
  • cogitate
  • comprehend
  • conceive
  • consider
  • deduce
  • deliberate
  • estimate
  • evaluate
  • examine
  • ideate
  • imagine
  • infer
  • judge
  • meditate
  • mull
  • muse
  • ponder
  • rationalize
  • reason
  • reflect
  • resolve
  • revolve
  • ruminate
  • speculate
  • stew
  • study
  • weigh
  • figure out
  • have in mind
  • logicalize
  • mull over
  • put on one's thinking cap
  • rack one's brains
  • sort out
  • stop to consider
  • take under consideration
  • turn over
  • use one's head
  • justify
  • deliberate
  • elucidate
  • excise
  • excuse
  • extenuate
  • reason
  • reconcile
  • resolve
  • think
  • vindicate
  • account for
  • apply logic
  • cop a plea
  • cop out
  • explain away
  • give alibi
  • make allowance
  • reason out
  • think through

antonyms for intellectualize

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  • dismiss
  • disregard
  • forget
  • ignore
  • misunderstand
  • neglect
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    How to use intellectualize in a sentence

    There’s an element of it that’s intellectualizing, but it’s also getting to know the body and connecting to each other.
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    The bent of Sir Joshua's mind was to elevate, to dignify, to intellectualize.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOL. 53, NO. 331, MAY, 1843VARIOUS
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