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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of intellectualize.


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  • For three years, he writes that he "intellectualized" his problem, convinced that his intelligence and training would allow him to maintain control over his drug use and prevent negative consequences.

    Deni Carise: Addiction and the Perils of Intellectual Thinking

  • What we have here is a kind of intellectualized Ponzi scheme: The suckers are baited by a quick payoff in the form of the cheap, transient satisfaction that goes with despising those of another class, race or political persuasion.

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  • It is difficult to render this word in the sense in which Rathenau uses it; 'intellectualized' does not say enough, and 'spiritualized' says a little too much.] [Footnote 32: Assuming that the highest output is reached in the particular instance which of course will not be the case with every worker whether in the mechanical or intellectual sphere.

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  • Seeing itself as an intellectualized and enlightened version of an ancient religion, the Reform movement of Judaism began in Germany and sought to modernize the faith and bring it into harmony with a secular lifestyle.

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  • Finally, however, what probably annoys me the most about the above quoted passage, as well as other similarly know-nothing comments about the New Criticism, is the degree to which New Critical formalism continues to be regarded by some (whether, in this case, by the two critics at issue or by Christine Thomas -- I have to rely on her characterization since I haven't read the books) as an over-intellectualized, reader-unfriendly method of interpretation.

    Principles of Literary Criticism

  • Far better to use what one friend calls the "intellectualized It Bag" — the Herm è s Shadow 40 price upon request.

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  • But too often in the psychoanalytic literature, the pain of the mental anguish and its consequences seemed abstract and intellectualized.

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  • Everything here was filtered, given hip, intellectualized context.

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  • Well, at least when you are an appropriately interpolated, suitably intellectualized, protocol schooled college graduate who has taken enough English classes.

    ok so now I'm getting peeved.

  • Go study for your next test and stop wasting our time with your over intellectualized, angry rhetoric!

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