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Meaning of CULTURED

Pronunciation:  'kulchurd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  marked by refinement in taste and manners; "cultivated speech"; "cultured Bostonians"; "cultured tastes"; "a genteel old lady"; "polite society"
 

CULTURED is a 8 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: civilised, civilized, cultivated, genteel, polite, refined
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cul"tured\ (k?l"t?rd), a.
1. Under culture; cultivated. ``Cultured vales.''
   --Shenstone.

2. Characterized by mental and moral training; disciplined;
   refined; well-educated.

         The sense of beauty in nature, even among cultured
         people, is less often met with than other mental
         endowments.                           --I. Taylor.

         The cunning hand and cultured brain.  --Whittier.

 
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