Intelligence

(Roget's Thesaurus)
Wisdom.
<- N
PARAG:Intelligence->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ intelligence
intelligence
capacity
comprehension
understanding
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ cuteness
cuteness
sabe
???>*
=>(U.S.)
savvy
???>*
=>(U.S.)
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ intellect
intellect
&c. 450
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ nous
nous
parts
sagacity
mother wit
wit
esprit
gumption
quick parts
grasp of intellect
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ acuteness
acuteness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ acumen
acumen
subtlety
penetration
perspicacy
perspicacity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ discernment
discernment
due sense of
good judgment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ discrimination
discrimination
&c. 465
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ cunning
cunning
&c. 702
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ refinement
refinement
&c.(taste) 850
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ head
head
brains
headpiece
upper story
long head
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ eagle eye
eagle eye
eagle-glance
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ eye of a lynx
eye of a lynx
eye of a hawk
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ wisdom
wisdom
sapience
sense
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ good sense
good sense
common sense
horse sense
=>(U.S.)
plain sense
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ rationality
rationality
reason
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ reasonableness
reasonableness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ judgment
judgment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ solidity
solidity
depth
profundity
caliber
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ enlarged views
enlarged views
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ reach of thought
reach of thought
compass of thought
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ enlargement of mind
enlargement of mind
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ genius
genius
inspiration
geist
fire of genius
heaven-born genius
soul
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ talent
talent
&c.(aptitude) 698
=>(Wisdom in action)
GRP: \\ N \\ Wisdom in action
Sgm: \\ N \\ Wisdom in action \\ prudence
prudence
&c. 864
Sgm: \\ N \\ Wisdom in action \\ vigilance
vigilance
&c. 459
Sgm: \\ N \\ Wisdom in action \\ tact
tact
&c. 698
Sgm: \\ N \\ Wisdom in action \\ foresight
foresight
&c. 510
Sgm: \\ N \\ Wisdom in action \\ sobriety
sobriety
self-possession
aplomb
ballast
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ a bright thought
a bright thought
not a bad idea
PARAG:Intelligence->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be-intelligent
be-intelligent
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have all one's wits about one
have all one's wits about one
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ understand
understand
&c.(intelligible) 518
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ catch an idea
catch an idea
take in an idea
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take a joke
take a joke
take a hint
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ see through
see through
see at a glance
see with half an eye
see far into
see through a millstone
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ penetrate
penetrate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ discern
discern
&c.(descry) 441
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ foresee
foresee
&c. 510
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ discriminate
discriminate
&c. 465
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ know what's what
know what's what
&c. 698
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ listen to reason
listen to reason
PARAG:Intelligence->Adj
=>(Applied to persons)
GRP: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ intelligent
intelligent
quick of apprehension
keen
acute
alive
brainy
awake
bright
quick
sharp
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ quick witted
quick witted
keen witted
clear witted
sharp-eyed
sharp sighted
sharp witted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ wide-awake
wide-awake
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ canny
canny
shrewd
astute
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ clear-headed
clear-headed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ farsighted
farsighted
&c. 510
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ discerning
discerning
perspicacious
penetrating
piercing
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ argute
argute
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ nimble-witted
nimble-witted
needle-witted
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ sharp as a needle
sharp as a needle
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ alive to
alive to
&c.(cognizant) 490
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ clever
clever
&c.(apt) 698
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ arch
arch
&c.(cunning) 702
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ pas si bete
pas si bete
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to persons \\ acute
acute
&c. 682
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ wise
wise
sage
sapient
sagacious
reasonable
rational
sound
in one's right mind
sensible
abnormis sapiens
judicious
strong-minded
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unprejudiced
unprejudiced
unbiased
unbigoted
unprepossessed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ undazzled
undazzled
unperplexed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unwarped judgment
unwarped judgment
impartial
equitable
fair
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ cool
cool
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ cool-headed
cool-headed
long-headed
hardheaded
strong-headed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ long-sighted
long-sighted
calculating
thoughtful
reflecting
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ solid
solid
deep
profound
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ oracular
oracular
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ heaven-directed
heaven-directed
heaven-born
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 6
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ prudent
prudent
&c.(cautious) 864
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ sober
sober
stand
solid
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ considerate
considerate
politic
wise in one's generation
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ watchful
watchful
&c. 459
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ provident
provident
&c.(prepared) 673
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ in advance of one' age
in advance of one' age
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 6 \\ wise as a serpent
wise as a serpent
wise as Solomon
wise as Solon
=>(Applied to actions)
GRP: \\ Adj \\ Applied to actions
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to actions \\ wise
wise
sensible
reasonable
judicious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to actions \\ well-judged
well-judged
well-advised
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to actions \\ prudent
prudent
politic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ Applied to actions \\ expedient
expedient
&c. 646

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