1.The act or state of knowing; the exercise of the understanding.
2.The capacity to know or understand; readiness of comprehension; the intellect, as a gift or an endowment.
And dimmed with darkness their intelligence.
- Spenser.
3.Information communicated; news; notice; advice.
Intelligence is given where you are hid.
- Shak.
4.Acquaintance; intercourse; familiarity.
He lived rather in a fair intelligence than any friendship with the favorites.
- Clarendon.
5.(Mil.) Knowledge imparted or acquired, whether by study, research, or experience; general information.
I write as he that none intelligence
Of meters hath, ne flowers of sentence.
- Court of Love.
6.An intelligent being or spirit; - generally applied to pure spirits; as, a created intelligence.
7.(Mil.) The division within a military organization that gathers and evaluates information about an enemy.
Intelligence office
an office where information may be obtained, particularly respecting servants to be hired.
Noun1.intelligence - the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience
stupidity - a poor ability to understand or to profit from experience
2.intelligence - a unit responsible for gathering and interpreting information about an enemy
3.intelligence - secret information about an enemy (or potential enemy); "we sent out planes to gather intelligence on their radar coverage"
4.Intelligenceintelligence - new information about specific and timely events; "they awaited news of the outcome"
Synonyms: news, tidings, word
5.intelligence - the operation of gathering information about an enemy
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