how to pronounce cultured


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cultured is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of cultured in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… but avant-garde ISM like cultured like …”

meanings of cultured


  1. Artificially developed.
  2. Learned in the ways of civilized society; civilized; refined.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of culture.

cultured frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word cultured occurs in english on average 2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics cultured can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that cultured can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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