Incult

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Incult Untilled; uncultivated; crude; rude; uncivilized. "Germany then, says Tacitus, was incult and horrid, now full of magnificent cities.""His style is diffuse and incult ."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • incult Untilled; uncultivated; wild; hence, unpolished; unrefined; rude, as style.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Incult in-kult′ (rare) uncultivated.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. incultus,; pref. in-, not + cultus, p. p. of colere, to cultivate: cf. F. inculte,