Definición de intelligent en inglés:

intelligent

Silabificación: in·tel·li·gent
Pronunciación: /inˈteləjənt
 
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adjetivo

1Having or showing intelligence, especially of a high level: Annabelle is intelligent and hardworking an intelligent guess
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He said that the media knew about the uniform floor rates and the increase in taxes was an intelligent guess.
  • Backs can make intelligent guesses at what needs to be done; forwards just know it.
  • Tina appears shy at first, but underneath that is a very hardworking, intelligent girl.
Sinónimos
clever, bright, brilliant, quick-witted, quick on the uptake, smart, canny, astute, intuitive, insightful, perceptive, perspicacious, discerning; knowledgeable; able, gifted, talented
informal brainy
rational, higher-order, capable of thought
1.1(Of a device, machine, or building) able to vary its state or action in response to varying situations, varying requirements, and past experience.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Yet when it comes to our homes the future has already happened and intelligent houses have become a reality.
  • So if you're the intelligent user of these super intelligent gadgets, you can rest easy.
  • The show, and it is a show, features intelligent lighting and a state of the art sound system.
1.2(Especially of a computer terminal) incorporating a microprocessor and having its own processing capability. Often contrasted with dumb.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • So the approach adopts object-based storage, or intelligent disk drives.

Origen

early 16th century: from Latin intelligent- 'understanding', from the verb intelligere, variant of intellegere 'understand', from inter 'between' + legere 'choose'.

Derivativos

intelligently

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In the sleeve notes he writes intelligently about the profound personal experience of his first trip to Moscow to make the recording.
  • This is a man who does not just spout opinions, however, he is a man with thoughts who, when pressed, shares them intelligently.
  • It was all done intelligently and compassionately, and remains a relief operation of which the nation deserved to feel proud.

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