Synonyms for

Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb sophisticate

Sense 1:
educate, school, train, cultivate, civilize, civilise
Sense 2:
twist, twist around, pervert, convolute, sophisticate
denote, refer
Sense 3:
sophisticate, doctor, doctor up
load, adulterate, stretch, dilute, debase
Sense 4:
complicate, refine, rarify, elaborate
Similarity of adj sophisticated

3 senses of sophisticated

Sense 1:
sophisticated (vs. naive)
blase, worldlyintelligent, well-informedpolished, refined, svelte, urbaneworldly-wise
Also See: cosmopolitan#1, widely distributed#1; disenchanted#1; elegant#1; informed#1; literate#1; worldly#1, secular#2, temporal#4

Sense 2:
advanced, sophisticated
high-tech (vs. low-tech), hi-tech
Sense 3:
intellectual (vs. nonintellectual) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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