Examples of intellection in a Sentence
notebooks filled with his intellections on an amazing array of topics
ever since Decartes famously declared, “I think, therefore I am,” people have tended to regard acts of conscious intellection as proof of their own existence
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This is a big spread, in other words, an ambitious platter of intellection and emotion.
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First Known Use of intellection
Synonymsabstraction, cogitation, concept, conception, image, impression, idea, mind's eye, notion, picture, thought
Related Wordsapprehension, premonition, presentiment; preconception, prejudice, prepossession; chimera, delusion, hallucination, illusion, phantasm (also fantasm); caprice, conceit, fancy, freak, kink, vagary, whim; cognition, observation, perception, reflection; assumption, belief, conclusion, conviction; conjecture, guess, hunch, hypothesis, speculation, supposition, surmise, theory; brainchild, brainstorm, brain wave, inspiration
Near Antonymsactuality, fact, reality
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