culture

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkʌltʃər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈkʌltʃɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kulchər)


Inflections of 'culture' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
cultures
v 3rd person singular
culturing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
cultured
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
cultured
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

culture

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [ancient, traditional, modern] culture
  2. (ancient) [Greek] culture
  3. the culture of [Greece]
  4. [other, foreign, exotic] cultures
  5. [youth, teenage, drug, high, pop, popular] culture
  6. the [emerging, alarming] drug culture
  7. a part of [corporate, political, Western] culture
  8. [corporate, consumer] culture dictates that
  9. [adapt to, understand] a foreign culture
  10. your own culture
  11. it's (part of) their culture
  12. a [woman, man, person] of (great) culture
  13. could use [some, more] culture (in your life)
  14. a culture of [peace, war, prosperity]
  15. a culture that encourages [peace]
  16. culture and [society, heritage, language]
  17. a clash of cultures
  18. [art, literature] and culture
  19. a [cell, bacteria] culture
  20. a culture of bacteria
n as adj
  1. experienced culture shock
  2. a culture clash (between)
  3. is a culture vulture
v
  1. culture your [children, students]
  2. culture [yeast, bacteria]
  3. cultured from [patients, blood, a sample]
  4. cultured to [produce, determine, test]
  5. cultured in [labs, the lab]
  6. cultured under [supervision, strict conditions, license]
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