Synonyms of intelligent in English:
1 Breuer is an intelligent writer
clever, bright, brilliant, sharp, quick, quick-witted, quick on the uptake, smart, canny, astute, intuitive, thinking, acute, alert, keen, insightful, perceptive, perspicacious, penetrating, discerning;
(be intelligent) informal have a good head on one's shoulders, there are no flies on …
British informal know how many beans make five
North American informal whip-smart
2 an extraterrestrial intelligent being
rational, capable of thought, higher-order
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