Adjective intellectual has 4 senses
  1. intellectual - of or relating to the intellect; "his intellectual career"
  2. intellectual, rational, noetic - of or associated with or requiring the use of the mind; "intellectual problems"; "the triumph of the rational over the animal side of man"
    Antonym: physical (indirect, via mental)
  3. intellectual - appealing to or using the intellect; "satire is an intellectual weapon"; "intellectual workers engaged in creative literary or artistic or scientific labor"; "has tremendous intellectual sympathy for oppressed people"; "coldly intellectual"; "sort of the intellectual type"; "intellectual literature"
    nonintellectual, anti-intellectual, philistine, lowbrow, lowbrowed, uncultivated, mindless
  4. cerebral, intellectual - involving intelligence rather than emotions or instinct; "a cerebral approach to the problem"; "cerebral drama"
,Noun intellectual has 1 sense
  1. intellectual, intellect - a person who uses the mind creatively
    --1 is a kind of person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, human, soul
    --1 has particulars:
     anomalist; exponent; alchemist; aphorist; bel esprit; clever Dick, clever clogs; decoder, decipherer; egghead; genius, mastermind, brain, Einstein; highbrow; mentor, wise man; scholar, scholarly person, student; skeptic, sceptic, doubter; specifier; subjectivist; synthesist, synthesizer, synthesiser; theorist, theoretician, theorizer, theoriser; thinker, creative thinker, mind; thinker; visionary, illusionist, seer; wonderer