adjective. ['ˈkʌltəˌveɪtɪd'] no longer in the natural state; developed by human care and for human use.
Words that Rhyme with Cultivated
Example sentences of the word cultivated
1. Verb, past participle
Muslims believe that these traits should be abandoned, and more spiritual traits should be cultivated.
2. Verb, past tense
Grevillea plants are the most popular cultivated flower in Australia, according to the Australian Culture Department.
A cultivated stone is almost always less valuable than one that has been mined.
Quotes containing the word cultivated
1. Those who find ugly meanings in beautiful things are corrupt without being charming. This is a fault. Those who find beautiful meanings in beautiful things are the cultivated. For these there is hope. They are the elect to whom beautiful things mean only Beauty. There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written, or badly written. That is all.
- Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
2. Friendship is something that is cultivated.
3. So far as it depends on the course of this government, our relations of good will and friendship will be sedulously cultivated with all nations.
- John Tyler
adjective. ['ˈkʌltəˌveɪtɪd'] marked by refinement in taste and manners.