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intellectualism

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Exercise or application of the intellect.
  • noun Devotion to exercise or development of the intellect.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Exercise of intellectuality; devotion to intellectual occupation or thought.
  • noun Belief in the supremacy of the intellect; the doctrine that all knowledge is derived from pure reason.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Intellectual power; intellectuality.
  • noun The doctrine that knowledge is derived from pure reason.
  • noun Preference for activities involving exercise of the intellect

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The use or development of the intellect.
  • noun The doctrine that knowledge is derived from pure reason.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

intellectual +‎ -ism

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