intellectualize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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intellectualizeverb [I or T]

(UK usually intellectualise) uk   /ˌɪn.təlˈek.tju.ə.laɪz/  us   /-t̬əlˈek.tʃu-/
to ​think about or ​discuss a ​subject in a ​detailed and ​intellectual way, without ​involvingyouremotions or ​feelings: She couldn't ​stand all that ​pointless intellectualizing about ​subjects that just didn't ​matter.
noun [U] uk   us   /-lɪ.zəm/ usually disapproving
(Definition of intellectualize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “intellectualize”
in Chinese (Simplified) (对…)作纯理性的探讨…
in Chinese (Traditional) (對…)作純理性的探討…
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