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cultivate
used in Wuthering Heights

2 uses
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Definition enhance growth or development — such as:
  • to grow crops or prepare land for them
  • enhance a relationship — especially for a purpose
  • develop discernment (better recognition of differences) in taste or judgment
  • to grow a culture in a petri dish
  • Tell her what Heathcliff is: an unreclaimed creature, without refinement, without cultivation; an arid wilderness of furze and whinstone.
    Chapter 10 (69% in)
  • You have been compelled to cultivate your reflective faculties for want of occasions for frittering your life away in silly trifles.'
    Chapter 7 (96% in)

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