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Definition of "cultivated" []

  • Of, relating to, or produced in cultivation: a cultivated plant. (adjective)
  • Educated; polished; refined. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "cultivated" in a sentence
  • "_Every farmer should post every foot of his lands, cultivated and not cultivated_."
  • "In the past decade, Bob Somerby has chronicled and analyzed the lovely media narratives that McCain cultivated in '99."
  • "His family considers my fickleness and independence to be a trait cultivated from the divorce and from my mom, as though I am the way I am to spite them."