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intelligent

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈtelədʒənt; ɪnˈtelɪdʒənt/

Translation of intelligent in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1 1.1 (clever) [child/dog/suggestion] inteligente the intelligent thing to do would be to wait lo inteligente sería esperar make an intelligent guess piensa un poco y trata de adivinar 1.2 (with mental faculties) [being/life-form] inteligente
    Example sentences
    • 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.
  • 2 [Computing/Informática] [copier/terminal] inteligente
    Example sentences
    • 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.
    Example sentences
    • So the approach adopts object-based storage, or intelligent disk drives.

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