(adj) a strong attraction to intelligence in others, often regardless of gender and/or conventional attractiveness.
Signs You're S.a.p.i.o.s.e.x.u.a.l
3. You’ve ever said something like this:
“If I can’t connect with you in an intellectual way, I can’t be in love with you.”
“We joke that I’ll only date someone with a PhD, but it’s true, I can’t date someone unless they’re highly educated.”
“The thing that turns me on most about you is your brain.”
8. Your previously relationship ended up because you think s/he not smart enough.