Definition of over-intellectualized in English:

over-intellectualized

adjective

  • Made excessively intellectual; treated in too rational a way.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Alfred North Whitehead (1861–1947), mathematician and philosopher. From over-intellectualize + -ed.

Pronunciation

over-intellectualized

/ˌəʊv(ə)rɪntɪˈlɛktʃʊəlʌɪzd//ˌəʊv(ə)rɪntɪˈlɛktjʊəlʌɪzd//ˌəʊv(ə)rɪntɪˈlɛktʃ(ʊ)lʌɪzd/