intellectualize definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To provide a rational construction or definition for.
    • To avoid emotional insight into (an emotional problem) by carrying out an intellectual analysis.
    • to deal with in an intellectual fashion; to go over intellectually; to lessen to intellectual kind; to convey intellectually; to idealize.
    • To endow with intellect; to bestow intellectual qualities upon; resulting in to be intellectual.
  • verb:
    • to deal with in an intellectual way; to discuss or show intellectually.
    • To endow with intellect; to bestow intellectual characteristics upon; resulting in to be intellectual.
    • (transitive) to locate a seemingly logical description for one thing:
  • others:
    • to deal with or reason upon in an intellectual way.
    • to share with or endow with intellect; cause to be intellectual; develop the intellect or intellectuality of.
    • to offer or feature an intellectual or perfect personality or aspect to; idealize.
    • In addition spelled intellectualise.

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