adjective see intellectualism

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  • intellectualistic — See intellectualist. * * * …   Universalium

  • intellectualistic — in·tel·lec·tu·al·is·tic …   English syllables

  • intellectualistic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pragmatism — • As a tendency in philosophy, signifies the insistence on usefulness or practical consequences as a test of truth. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Pragmatism     Pragmatism   …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • intellectualism — noun Date: 1838 devotion to the exercise of intellect or to intellectual pursuits • intellectualist noun or adjective • intellectualistic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Futurism (literature) — Futurism as a literary movement made its official debut with F.T. Marinetti s Manifesto of Futurism (1909), as it delineated the various ideals Futurist poetry should strive for. Poetry, the predominant medium of Futurist literature, can be… …   Wikipedia

  • anti-intellectual — anti intellectualism, n. anti intellectualistic, adj. anti intellectuality, n. /an tee in tl ek chooh euhl, an tuy /, n. 1. a person opposed to or hostile toward intellectuals and the modern academic, artistic, social, religious, and other… …   Universalium

  • Hegelianism — /hay gay lee euh niz euhm, hi jee /, n. the philosophy of Hegel and his followers, characterized by the use of the Hegelian dialectic. [1855 60; HEGELIAN + ISM] * * * Diversified philosophical movement that developed out of G. W. F. Hegel s… …   Universalium

  • intellectualism — intellectualist, n. intellectualistic, adj. intellectualistically, adv. /in tl ek chooh euh liz euhm/, n. 1. devotion to intellectual pursuits. 2. the exercise of the intellect. 3. excessive emphasis on abstract or intellectual matters, esp. with …   Universalium

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