Associations to the word «Cultured»

Wiktionary

CULTURED, adjective. Learned in the ways of civilized society; civilized; refined.
CULTURED, adjective. Artificially developed.
CULTURED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of culture

Dictionary definition

CULTURED, adjective. Marked by refinement in taste and manners; "cultivated speech"; "cultured Bostonians"; "cultured tastes"; "a genteel old lady"; "polite society".

Wise words

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