Synonyms of intelligentsia in English:

intelligentsia


See definition of intelligentsia

plural 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