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cultivate
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Frankenstein
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  • He is an Englishman, and in the midst of national and professional prejudices, unsoftened by cultivation, retains some of the noblest endowments of humanity.
  • I have no one near me, gentle yet courageous, possessed of a cultivated as well as of a capacious mind, whose tastes are like my own, to approve or amend my plans.
  • He is so gentle, yet so wise; his mind is so cultivated, and when he speaks, although his words are culled with the choicest art, yet they flow with rapidity and unparalleled eloquence.
  • I observed, with pleasure, that he did not go to the forest that day, but spent it in repairing the cottage and cultivating the garden.
  • Men who before this change seemed to have been hid in caves dispersed themselves and were employed in various arts of cultivation.
  • I attended the lectures and cultivated the acquaintance of the men of science of the university, and I found even in M. Krempe a great deal of sound sense and real information, combined, it is true, with a repulsive physiognomy and manners, but not on that account the less valuable.
  • As night advanced I placed a variety of combustibles around the cottage, and after having destroyed every vestige of cultivation in the garden, I waited with forced impatience until the moon had sunk to commence my operations.
  • It had a wild and rocky appearance, but as I approached nearer I easily perceived the traces of cultivation.

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  • We encourage our representatives to cultivate a close relationship with their clients.
  • Creativity can be cultivated.

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