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Comedy and theatre designs are shaped by a happy combination of intellect and emotion. Times, Sunday Times (2009)You do not require a great intellect to be happy. MAKING HAPPY PEOPLE (2005)He was a towering intellect and a very civilised man. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It must be admitted that his was a brilliant intellect. Times, Sunday Times (2006)His keen intellect made it inevitable and proper that he should gain high office. Times, Sunday Times (2008)One reason for this is undoubtedly his formidable intellect. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Her energy and sharp intellect seemed to know no bounds. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What is certainly true is that he combined the finest intellect with a great humility. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Great intellect but also the ability to balance business and organisational issues. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He combined a formidable intellect with good humour and he had a keen ability to defuse difficult situations. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But her unassuming demeanour masked a sharp intellect and powers of observation essential for the task of a secret agent. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He is a clergyman of ability and intellect who would ordinarily be an obviously qualified choice for the role of bishop. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Wit and intellect in an instant! Times, Sunday Times (2011)The couple's partnership was based as much on intellect as emotion. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His modesty and courtesy concealed brilliant intellect; this combination worked wonders. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Yes, there are questions that make one question the intellect and intent behind them. Christianity Today (2000)Comedy posters, photographs and theatre designs are shaped by a happy combination of intellect and emotion. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I found it intriguing that he used his sharp intellect and self-confidence for the wrong ends. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He will be remembered by many for his comedy and satire; it was his keen intellect and sharp observation that made it all possible. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Paintings, photos, posters theatre designs are shaped by a happy combination of intellect and emotion. Times, Sunday Times (2009)People are schooled fantastically in Poland, and they have a big heart and great intellect. Times, Sunday Times (2013)She positions herself as a formidable intellect, a woman who has passed the point where she worries about whether or not to tie her hair back. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Though void of intellect or cognitive powers, I was already passing myself off as a writer. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I also applaud the man's tenacity, intellect and ability. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'intellect'
British English: intellect NOUN
Intellect is the ability to understand or deal with ideas and information.
Do the emotions develop in parallel with the intellect?
Definition of intellect from the Collins English Dictionary
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