Usage examples for intelligent

  1. You're not dealing with an intelligent people. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. During this time Madame Charvet was in correspondence with a friend of her husband, who was, I think, the courier of General Bonaparte; and the latter having opened and read these letters addressed to his courier, inquired who was this young woman that wrote such interesting and intelligent letters, and Madame Charvet well deserved this double praise. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  3. " She is intelligent I remarked. – Police!!! by Robert W. Chambers
  4. They were intelligent capable people. – Inferences from Haunted Houses and Haunted Men by John Harris
  5. It is just the book for an intelligent child. – Rollo in Geneva by Jacob Abbott
  6. Maude remarked once, " MacColl is the only intelligent Intelligence Officer I know." – An Onlooker in France 1917-1919 by William Orpen
  7. She reflected a little before she answered, for she was honest and intelligent – Home Life in Germany by Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick
  8. The intelligent and high- minded now pride themselves upon making America a study. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving
  9. You wish to be intelligent and reasonable, don't you? – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
  10. Everybody told me how pretty you were, and how charming, and how intelligent it was of me to be a friend of yours. – The Wishing-Ring Man by Margaret Widdemer
  11. She becomes too strongminded, too intelligent – The George Sand-Gustave Flaubert Letters by George Sand, Gustave Flaubert Translated by A.L. McKensie
  12. But it was not I who called myself intelligent – At the Villa Rose by A. E. W. Mason
  13. His academic essays are heavy and scarcely intelligent – A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  14. There are to- day in England about twenty men and women who write novels of a certain quality, and about as many who fail, but whose appeal is to the most intelligent – A Novelist on Novels by W. L. George
  15. That would not, however, prove that the conversation did not come from living beings nor that there was not at least one intelligent person among them. – Elementary Theosophy by L. W. Rogers
  16. They had become intelligent in general, and many of them learned. – A Collection of State-Papers, Relative to the First Acknowledgment of the Sovereignty of the United States of America by John Adams
  17. Many of the more intelligent Baconians themselves have no faith in this last form of evidence. – An Introduction to Shakespeare by H. N. MacCracken F. E. Pierce W. H. Durham
  18. Nor is anybody who is really intelligent – The Princess Priscilla's Fortnight by Elizabeth von Arnim
  19. No one else knows the truth- not even Mrs. Brindley, though she's intelligent – The Price She Paid by David Graham Phillips
  20. As thoughtful, intelligent women, we question all this: First. – The Woman's Bible Part I. Comments on Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy. Part II. Comments on the Old and New Testaments from Joshua to Revelation. by Elizabeth Cady Stanton