What is the opposite of intellectual?

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Adjective
Opposite of possessing a highly developed intellect
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“Brian was made to look like a stupid person in school by a boy named Erwin, who seemed to know everything.”
Adjective
Opposite of relating to the intellect
“We have plenty of extracurricular and nonacademic activities for children during the holidays.”
Adjective
Opposite of relating to the mind
“Our hopes, emotions, perceptions, and commitments are all mental, yet we inhabit a world that is mostly nonmental.”
Adjective
Opposite of exhibiting or exercising prudence
“The hope that irrational people will act rationally is a perpetual delusion of the level-headed.”
Adjective
Opposite of of, or relating to, education, schooling, or intellectual pursuits
“He admired the truthfulness of landscapes painted by an unschooled artist, who became his first teacher.”
Adjective
Opposite of learned in the ways of civilized society
Adjective
Opposite of existing in thought or as an idea but not having a physical or concrete existence
“We, at times, value representations of a thing over the actual thing itself.”
Adjective
Opposite of based on, or displaying, common sense
“Some journalists are trustworthy, and some are just completely unreliable.”
Adjective
Opposite of neither sexual nor romantic in nature
Adjective
Opposite of of a noble, elevated, or lofty nature
Adjective
(of a subject of study) Opposite of dealing with abstract concepts and not practical application
“Scientists and engineers usually prefer to define technology as applied science, rather than as the things that people make and use.”
Adjective
Opposite of relating to the arts and to intellectual achievements
Adjective
Opposite of academic in manner, often in an annoying or boring way
Adjective
Opposite of of or denoting a style of writing or speaking characterized by more elaborate or technical grammatical structures
“The word is perceived as colloquial in nature, inappropriate for formal conversation.”
Adjective
Opposite of praised; held in high esteem
Adjective
Opposite of exalted
Adjective
Opposite of involving logical or rational thought or analysis
Noun
Opposite of a person possessing a highly developed intellect
“Up until that day, I knew that I was an idiot, but nobody else knew.”
Noun
Opposite of a specialist in a particular branch of study, especially the humanities
Noun
Opposite of a person engaged or learned in philosophy, especially as an academic discipline
Noun
Opposite of a person who is excessively concerned with minor details and rules or with displaying academic learning
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