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Synonyms for intellectual

Synonyms for intellectual

relating to or performed by the mind

appealing to or engaging the intellect

having or showing intelligence, often of a high order

a person of great mental ability

Synonyms for intellectual

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In the end, despite a veneer of theoretical lingo, the book basically reinforces views of Toomer that have held sway since Waldo Frank's and Horace Liveright's disappointment with him as he evaded their "racial" expectations and abandoned a career as a literatus.
Is her tone intended to parody the voice of a stodgy literatus in whose eyes painters subject to the desires and wishes of patrons should be viewed with disdain?
But because In the Pond is set in the village, its hero is not an urban intellectual but a commune factory worker, Shao Bin, a would-be provincial literatus who is a little too educated for his own good.