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Not cultured; coarse.

[Latin incultus : in-, not; see in-1 + cultus, past participle of colere, to till, cultivate; see kwel- in Indo-European roots.]
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1. (Agriculture) (of land) uncultivated; untilled; naturally wild
2. lacking refinement and culture
[C16: from Latin incultus, from in-1 + colere to till]
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(40) In the book, clearing the forest was the passion of these people: '"Make land!' Rude phrase of the country, summing up in two words all the heart-breaking labor that transforms the incult woods, barren of sustenance, to smiling fields...." (41) Felix-Antoine Savard's popular Menaud Maitre-draveur, depicts the forests and rivers of Quebec under the thrall of an Anglo-Canadian lumberman and the French take their place in the river crews, using their innate skill to bring the logs to market.
Omul resentimentului nu e nici incult, nici sarac cu duhul.