Synonyms of intelligentsia in English:

intelligentsia


See definition of intelligentsia

noun

1‘there is a distrust of the intelligentsia and of theoretical learning’

SYNONYMS

intellectuals, intelligent people, academics, scholars, learned people, literati, culturati, men and women of letters, cognoscenti, illuminati, highbrows, bluestockings, thinkers, brains

the intelligent

informal eggheads

British informal boffins

ANTONYMS

masses