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synonyms for cultivating

  • civilizing
  • clarifying
  • cleaning
  • distillation
  • elevating
  • focusing
  • honing
  • improving
  • perfecting
  • polishing
  • purifying
  • sharpening
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How to use cultivating in a sentence

Fern cases were very much in vogue some years ago, and this is really a very delightful way of cultivating the plants.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
But she was an exquisitely pretty and engaging little thing, a grand little pal, and worth cultivating.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
She had a daughter who served her as a pretext for cultivating the society of young men of fashion.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
In cultivating it the planters use no fertilizers whatever, taking up new land as the old wears out.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The Turk is very particular in cultivating it, as on its color depends in a great measure its value.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
There is much to be done in the tobacco field besides cultivating and hoeing the plants.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Instead of cultivating long moustaches, like his ancestors, Neroweg VI.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
I observed moreover a very striking difference between the system of cultivating the flax in England and in France.
TRAVELS THROUGH THE SOUTH OF FRANCE AND THE INTERIOR OF PROVINCES OF PROVENCE AND LANGUEDOC IN THE YEARS 1807 AND 1808LT-COL. PINKNEY
Chopin was endowed with a considerable power of sarcasm, and was fond of cultivating and exercising it.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
It was hardly possible that Thatcher was cultivating Pettit's acquaintance for sheer joy of his society.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
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WORDS RELATED TO CULTIVATING

  • civilizing
  • clarifying
  • cleaning
  • cultivating
  • distillation
  • elevating
  • focusing
  • honing
  • improving
  • perfecting
  • polishing
  • purifying
  • sharpening
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.