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Detailed Translations for cultivate from English to French


to cultivate verb (cultivates, cultivated, cultivating)

  1. to cultivate (breed; clone)
    produire; cultiver
    • produire verb (produis, produit, produisons, produisez, )
    • cultiver verb (cultive, cultives, cultivons, cultivez, )
  2. to cultivate (civilize; civilise)
    cultiver; civiliser
    • cultiver verb (cultive, cultives, cultivons, cultivez, )
    • civiliser verb (civilise, civilises, civilisons, civilisez, )
  3. to cultivate (breed; raise; rear)
    élever; faire l'élevage de
    • élever verb (élève, élèves, élevons, élevez, )
  4. to cultivate (develop)
    exploiter; défricher
    • exploiter verb (exploite, exploites, exploitons, exploitez, )
    • défricher verb (défriche, défriches, défrichons, défrichez, )

Conjugations for cultivate:

  1. cultivate
  2. cultivate
  3. cultivates
  4. cultivate
  5. cultivate
  6. cultivate
simple past
  1. cultivated
  2. cultivated
  3. cultivated
  4. cultivated
  5. cultivated
  6. cultivated
present perfect
  1. have cultivated
  2. have cultivated
  3. has cultivated
  4. have cultivated
  5. have cultivated
  6. have cultivated
past continuous
  1. was cultivating
  2. were cultivating
  3. was cultivating
  4. were cultivating
  5. were cultivating
  6. were cultivating
  1. shall cultivate
  2. will cultivate
  3. will cultivate
  4. shall cultivate
  5. will cultivate
  6. will cultivate
continuous present
  1. am cultivating
  2. are cultivating
  3. is cultivating
  4. are cultivating
  5. are cultivating
  6. are cultivating
  1. be cultivated
  2. be cultivated
  3. be cultivated
  4. be cultivated
  5. be cultivated
  6. be cultivated
  1. cultivate!
  2. let's cultivate!
  3. cultivated
  4. cultivating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for cultivate:

VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
civiliser civilise; civilize; cultivate
cultiver breed; civilise; civilize; clone; cultivate exploit
défricher cultivate; develop develop; reclaim
exploiter cultivate; develop bare; empty; exploit; gut; loan-shark; make the most of; practice usury; practise usury; profiteer; proliferate; ransack; strip; strip bare; take advantage of
faire l'élevage de breed; cultivate; raise; rear
produire breed; clone; cultivate achieve; achieve something; bred; bring a child into the world; bring forth; bring in; calve; cause; come forward with; construct; cough up; create; engender; fabricate; give birth; give birth to; give rise to; litter; make; manufacture; perform; produce; provoke; succeed; turn out
élever breed; cultivate; raise; rear ascend; be off; be on the upgrade; become higher; become larger; bring up; bristle; climb; educate; enhance; establish; flare up; fly up; found; get away; go up; go upward; ground; grow; heave; heighten; increase; lay the foundations; lift; lift up; mount; put up; raise; rear; rise; rise to the surface; start; take off; tune
- civilise; civilize; crop; domesticate; educate; naturalise; naturalize; school; tame; train; work
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- see to; tend

Related Words for "cultivate":

Synonyms for "cultivate":

Related Definitions for "cultivate":

  1. adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment1
  2. prepare for crops1
    • cultivate the land1
  3. foster the growth of1
  4. teach or refine to be discriminative in taste or judgment1

Wiktionary Translations for cultivate:

  1. turn or stir soil in preparation for planting
  2. nurture
  3. grow plants, notably crops
Cross Translation:
cultivate cultiver verbouwen — planten telen
cultivate cultiver telen — door nauwgezette verzorging doen groeien
cultivate cultiver bebouwen — landbouwgrond bewerken
cultivate cultiver anbauenLandwirtschaft: Nutzpflanzen auf einem Feld oder einem Beet anpflanzen, um sie später zu ernten
cultivate cultiver umbestellenveraltet, (transitiv) Land durch Bearbeitung umgestalten