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noun as in intellectual

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How sad, then, that her writings make scant mention the other great thinkers of her age.

He had read Rousseau, Voltaire, and other thinkers in French society.

But, unlike some more militant libertarian thinkers, Ron Paul never dismissed the threat of communism during the Cold War.

But the response among key Christian thinkers and writers was fierce and immediate.

Black thinkers do not make bone-deep, censoriously indignant statements on CNN.

The economists and the leading thinkers of the nineteenth century were in no doubt about this question.

ToPg 39 many serious thinkers the attempt to create a complete literature seems of very doubtful success.

Besides, thinkers alone could appreciate the grandeur of these marvels; the vulgar are surprised at nothing.

The struggles of so many great thinkers, from Thales to Aristotle, all ended in doubt and in despair.

He softened down the extreme views of the great thinkers before his day, and clearly unfolded what had become obscured.


On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to thinkers, such as: brain, philosopher, sage, scholar, sophist, and casuist.

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