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Synonym of Cultivate

Cultivate Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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cultivate
Synonyms and related words:
advance, ameliorate, apprentice, approach, backset, beautify, better, break, break in, break the ice, breed, bring up, brown-nose, butter up, care for, carve, cherish, chisel, coddle, condition, convert, cosset, court, courteous, cradle, crop, cultivated, culture, cultured, cut, delve, develop, dig, discipline, distingue, dress, drill, dry-nurse, educate, elaborate, embellish, encourage, evolve, excite, exercise, extract, fallow, farm, feed, fertilize, fetch up, finish, fit, fondle, force, form, foster, further, groom, grow, harrow, harvest, hoe, house-train, housebreak, improve, instruct, labor, lavish care on, lick into shape, list, machine, make advances, make sensitive, make up to, manage, mature, mill, mine, mother, mulch, nourish, nurse, nurture, pamper, pay addresses to, pay court to, perfect, play up to, plow, polish, polished, polite, practice, prepare, process, produce, promote, propagate, prune, pump, put in tune, put to school, quicken, raise, rake, ready, rear, refine, refined, rehearse, ripen, run after, season, send to school, sensibilize, sensitize, sharpen, shine up to, smelt, spade, spoon-feed, stimulate, stir, suck up to, suckle, sustain, take in hand, teach, tend, thin, thin out, till, till the soil, train, urbane, weed, weed out, well-bred, wet-nurse, whet, woo, work, work on,
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
cultivate

Verb
1. foster the growth of
(hyponym) grow, raise, farm, produce
(derivation) cultivation
(classification) farming, agriculture, husbandry
2. prepare for crops; "Work the soil"; "cultivate the land"
(synonym) crop, work
(hypernym) fix, prepare, set up, ready, gear up, set
(hyponym) overcrop, overcultivate
(verb-group) knead, work
(derivation) cultivation
(classification) farming, agriculture, husbandry
3. train to be discriminative in taste or judgment; "Cultivate your musical taste"; "Train your tastebuds"; "She is well schooled in poetry"
(synonym) educate, school, train, civilize, civilise
(hypernym) polish, refine, fine-tune, down
(hyponym) sophisticate
(derivation) polish, refinement, culture, cultivation, finish
4. adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment; "domesticate oats"; "tame the soil"
(synonym) domesticate, naturalize, naturalise, tame
(hypernym) adapt, accommodate
(classification) plant, flora, plant life

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