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Synonyms for cultivated

characterized by discriminating taste and broad knowledge as a result of development or education

Synonyms for cultivated

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

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no longer in the natural state

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marked by refinement in taste and manners

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Sebastians, and four millions of assorted monks, undesignated, and we feel encouraged to believe that when we have seen some more of these various pictures, and had a larger experience, we shall begin to take an absorbing interest in them like our cultivated countrymen from Amerique.
I could not bear to be ignorant before a cultivated negro, the offspring of a South Carolina slave.
The best cultivated and most fertile country in the world instead of a desert
Wherefore," he concluded, "we shall slay you as soon as the melons are cultivated.
I have inherited instincts which have been refined and cultivated, perhaps over-cultivated by breeding and associations - you are troubled with nothing of the sort.
On every side lay cultivated fields showing no sign of war and war's ravages.
The country around was pretty and well cultivated, and nothing more.
Wandering here and wandering there, we drifted into the kitchen garden--with one little patch still sparely cultivated by the old man and his wife, and all the rest a wilderness of weeds.
Every body tells me I have a voice--if I had only cultivated it.
When we look to the individuals of the same variety or sub-variety of our older cultivated plants and animals, one of the first points which strikes us, is, that they generally differ much more from each other, than do the individuals of any one species or variety in a state of nature.
This is generally attributed to vitiated instincts; but how many cultivated plants display the utmost vigour, and yet rarely or never seed
After passing through some cultivated country, we entered a forest, which in the grandeur of all its parts could not be exceeded.
These buildings stand on a little hill, overlooking the cultivated ground, and surrounded on every side by a wall of dark green luxuriant forest.
Tuition, for instance, is an important item in the term bill, while for the far more valuable education which he gets by associating with the most cultivated of his contemporaries no charge is made.
Levin did not remember his own mother, and his only sister was older than he was, so that it was in the Shtcherbatskys' house that he saw for the first time that inner life of an old, noble, cultivated, and honorable family of which he had been deprived by the death of his father and mother.