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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Prepare for crops; Foster the growth of; Train to be discriminative in taste or judgment.

Usage examples (39)
  • To cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.
  • cultivate your musical taste
  • I think probably the most popular habit we writers cultivate is having coffee to hand.
  • Humanity is to "cultivate" - that is, to create culture out of God's raw materials. for more
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