Definition of brainpower
1 : intellectual ability
2 : people with developed intellectual ability
Examples of brainpower in a Sentence
The brainpower of the staff constitutes the company's greatest asset.
The product is supposed to boost your brainpower.
The company is increasing efforts to recruit scientific brainpower.
Recent Examples of brainpower from the Web
Quarterback might be the only position on the field that gets due credit for the brainpower that goes into making plays.
Most of the best football players mix brawn and brainpower.
The models, the science, the research, all of those hours of work and all of that brainpower, can take a team only so far.
SEALs look for people with physical and moral courage, and brainpower fueled by a high dose of testosterone and love for freedom.
Fueled by brainpower, teamwork and Doritos, four Niguel Hills Middle School students and one from Marco Forster Middle School are heading to an international robotics competition in Kentucky for the second consecutive year.
In addition, the Chicago front office has the brainpower, will and money to fill whatever void necessary, such as the move to acquire closer Wade Davis last offseason.
In the water, where vision is minimal, the majority of brainpower is devoted to quick reflexes.
How much artificial brainpower, and what unfathomable shortcuts, will be required to excel in a game with few or no rules — like a business negotiation, or, at the extreme, a process like the Syria peace talks?
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BRAINPOWER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of brainpower for English Language Learners
: the ability to think intelligently
: people who are very intelligent
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