cultivated taste

cultivated taste
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  • Taste — I (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Taste >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 taste taste flavor gust gusto savor Sgm: N 1 gout gout relish Sgm: N 1 sapor| sapor| sapidity Sgm: N 1 twang …   English dictionary for students

  • taste — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I v. savor; sample. n. flavor; tasting, morsel, sample; predilection, relish, preference; judgment.See taste, choice. II Sense of flavor Nouns 1. taste, tastefulness; good or cultivated taste; delicacy,… …   English dictionary for students

  • cultivated — adj. 1. marked by refinement in taste and manners; as, cultivated tastes in art. Syn: civilized, cultured, genteel, polite. [WordNet 1.5] 2. used for raising crops; of land or soil. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cultivated — adjective 1. (of land or fields) prepared for raising crops by plowing or fertilizing cultivated land • Ant: ↑uncultivated 2. no longer in the natural state; developed by human care and for human use cultivated roses cultivated blackberries •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • taste — The sense of taste is generally given less philosophical attention that those of touch, sight, and hearing, since it seems itself to give us merely sensation and little by way of knowledge of the world. Judgements of taste are aesthetic… …   Philosophy dictionary

  • cultivated — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Characterized by discriminating taste and broad knowledge as a result of development or education: civilized, cultured, educated, polished, refined, urbane, well bred. See CULTURE …   English dictionary for students

  • good taste — Synonyms and related words: Atticism, acquired taste, appreciation of excellence, appropriateness, chasteness, chastity, choiceness, civilized taste, civilizedness, clarity, classicalism, classicism, clearness, comeliness, correctness, cultivated …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Portuguese Literature — • The Portuguese language was developed gradually from the lingua rustica spoken in the countries which formed part of the Roman Empire . . . Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Portuguese Literature     Portuguese Li …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Portuguese literature — This is a survey of Portuguese literature.The Portuguese language was developed gradually from the Vulgar language (i.e. Vulgar Latin) spoken in the countries which formed part of the Roman Empire and, both in morphology and syntax, it represents …   Wikipedia

  • delicacy — Synonyms and related words: absoluteness, accommodatingness, accuracy, acquired taste, affectivity, agreeableness, airiness, airy texture, allergy, ambrosia, amiable weakness, anaphylaxis, appreciation, appreciation of differences, appreciation… …   Moby Thesaurus

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