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  1. educate, school, train, cultivate, civilize, civiliseverb

    teach or refine to be discriminative in taste or judgment

    "Cultivate your musical taste"; "Train your tastebuds"; "She is well schooled in poetry"

    Synonyms:
    aim, groom, educate, naturalise, cultivate, civilize, school, develop, discipline, take aim, rail, work, domesticate, check, coach, condition, direct, train, trail, take, naturalize, tame, crop, prepare

  2. civilize, civiliseverb

    raise from a barbaric to a civilized state

    "The wild child found wandering in the forest was gradually civilized"

    Synonyms:
    school, civilize, educate, cultivate, train

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