nonintellectual love



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  • adj. Not intellectual
  • adj. Not involving the intellect
  • n. A person who is not intellectual

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. not intellectual. Opposite of intellectual.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. not intellectual


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  • “My father was very conservative and nonintellectual,” Julia recalled.

    A Covert Affair

  • Her study concluded that for success later in life, “nonintellectual factors” probably matter more.

    Testing for Kindergarten

  • I mean -- I mean, I can disagree ideologically with someone and I can respect an ideological disagreement but the Republican Party in the last 20, 30 years has really gone toward this nonintellectual-type of person.

    CNN Transcript Sep 30, 2009

  • My concept of just what or who God was grew in that small, confined, nonintellectual environment.

    Godwho: Thoughts from a former Mormon

  • The nonintellectual Left has only one certainty: the rest of us should shut up, or go to jail.

    Pilgrim's Egress II

  • This is exactly the same certainty as the nonintellectual Right, by the way.

    Pilgrim's Egress II

  • It needn't be the case that wherever there is influence of this sort -- that is, from nonintellectual factors -- what you have is impedance: perhaps the design plan calls for just this sort of belief formation, and perhaps the relevant part of the design plan is successfully aimed at true belief.

    Warranted Christian Belief

  • Wouldn't this be like the cases we noted earlier on (above, pp. 149ff.) in which noncognitive or nonintellectual features of a cognitive situation can influence belief formation, thus impeding cognitive proper function?

    Warranted Christian Belief

  • It had thought of itself as meritocratic, and its definition of merit involved nonintellectual qualities like character and leadership.

    The Great Sorting

  • Mudge's knowledge was of the practical and nonintellectual variety.

    The Day of the Dissonance


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