pseudo- or pseud- pref. 1. False; deceptive; sham. 2. Apparently similar.

in\tel\lec\tu\al adj. 1.a. Of or relating to the intellect. b. Rational rather than emotional. 2. Appealing to or engaging the intellect. 3.a. Having or showing intellect, especially to a high degree. b. Given to exercise of the intellect; inclined toward abstract thinking about aesthetic or philosophical subjects. --in\tel\lec\tu\al n. An intellectual person.

They'll pontificate upon every subject as if they were an expert in the field, regardless of actual knowledge. These are the guys (yes, they're 99.44% male) who will tell actual experts how wrong they are about geology, paleontology, cosmology, and every other natural science. Just think "Young-Earth Creationist" and you have an excellent example.
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