Definition of cultured adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈkʌltʃəd//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈkʌltʃərd//
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  1. 1(of people) well educated and able to understand and enjoy art, literature, etc. synonym cultivated opposite uncultured Mrs Ramsay was a cultured woman who travelled a great deal. He spoke with a cultured accent.
  2. 2(of cells or bacteria) grown for medical or scientific study cultured cells
  3. 3(of pearls) grown artificially
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