adjective. ['ˈkʌltʃɝəl'] denoting or deriving from or distinctive of the ways of living built up by a group of people.
- -al (English)
- culture (English)
- cultura (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Cultural
Example sentences of the word cultural
Not all blight is preventable but some simple cultural steps can reduce its probability.
Quotes containing the word cultural
1. Cultural confinement takes place when a curator imposes his own limits on an art exhibition, rather than asking an artist to set his limits.
- Robert Smithson
2. A love of classical music is only partially a natural response to hearing the works performed, it also must come about by a decision to listen carefully, to pay close attention, a decision inevitably motivated by the cultural and social prestige of the art.
- Charles Rosen
3. If it were in our national security to deploy to South Africa under apartheid, would we have found it acceptable or customary to segregate African American soldiers from other American soldiers, and say, 'It's just a cultural thing'? I don't think so. I would hope not.
- Martha McSally