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ˈkʌl təˌveɪ tɪdcul·ti·vat·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cultivatedadjective

    (of land or fields) prepared for raising crops by plowing or fertilizing

    "cultivated land"

  2. cultivatedadjective

    no longer in the natural state; developed by human care and for human use

    "cultivated roses"; "cultivated blackberries"

  3. civilized, civilised, cultivated, cultured, genteel, politeadjective

    marked by refinement in taste and manners

    "cultivated speech"; "cultured Bostonians"; "cultured tastes"; "a genteel old lady"; "polite society"


  1. cultivatedadjective

    cultured, refined, educated

  2. cultivatedadjective

    grown by cultivation (not wild)

  3. cultivatedadjective


Webster Dictionary

  1. Cultivated

    of Cultivate

Editors Contribution

  1. cultivatedverb

    Verb form of the word cultivate.

    They cultivated the land for the growth of crops and trees.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 19, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cultivated in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cultivated in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of cultivated in a Sentence

  1. David Hume:

    The great end of all human industry is the attainment of happiness. For this were arts invented, sciences cultivated, laws ordained, and societies modeled, by the most profound wisdom of patriots and legislators. Even the lonely savage, who lies exposed to the inclemency of the elements and the fury of wild beasts, forgets not, for a moment, this grand object of his being.

  2. Vytenis Andriukaitis:

    The agreement meets member states' consistent calls since 2009 to have the final say on whether or not GMOs can be cultivated on their territory.

  3. Mark Wahlberg:

    It's funny because when it was first mentioned to me I said' absolutely not,' you have all these other people out there claiming to have gone to Mexico and created tequila and cultivated agave and all this stuff. They were like,' This is not what that is, we have two amazing guys who are really young and like minded.' ... I just said I would love to invest in them.

  4. Abdul Malek:

    My family had no problem in the past as we cultivated crops on the land to meet our food demand. But now we are facing trouble.

  5. Lujan Grisham:

    I have always worked well within the federal agencies to ensure New Mexicans have the resources and tools they need to succeed and cultivated valuable, bi-partisan relationships over my time in Congressional Hispanic Caucus in order to ensure continued full funding of New Mexico's state of the art national defense facilities and labs, new Mexicans want a Governor who will continue to fight and hold President Trump accountable for policies that hurt New Mexicans and hard-working families.

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    causing disapproval or protest
    • A. reassuring
    • B. transparent
    • C. sought
    • D. obnoxious

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