Part of speech:
Made up of parts intricately involved; hard to untangle, solve, understand, analyze, etc.
Precise to a fine degree.
Of or relating to recent times or the present:
Ahead or beyond others in progress, complexity, etc.
Not simple; involved or complicated
(Slang) Well supplied with money or riches
Raised to be well-mannered and refined.
Marked by refinement in taste and manners; cultured.
Established or favoured by custom or use; current; prevailing at a particular time.
The definition of continental is having the characteristics of the European continent or something related to the continent.
(Biol.) Grown in a specially prepared medium
No longer subject to great expansion or development. Used of an industry, market, or product.
(--- Now Rare) Not adulterated; genuine or pure
So sophisticated as to be at home in all parts of the world or conversant with many spheres of interest:
Of, relating to, or devoted to the material world, especially in contrast to spiritual concerns.
To add ingredients so as to improve or conceal the taste, appearance, or quality of:
Of, relating to, or produced in cultivation:
Having experience and skill in a subject.
Hard to follow or understand because full of puzzling parts, details, or relationships
(Archaic) Fashionable; stylish:
Possessing or showing knowledge or intelligence; perceptive and well-informed.
Relating to or having flowers that blossom before the leaves emerge. Some species of magnolias are precocious.
Smoothly gracious or polite; polished; blandly ingratiating; urbane
So slight as to be difficult to detect or describe; elusive:
Of, relating to, or located uptown.
The definition of urbane is someone polished, suave or sophisticated.
(--- Biology) Having no divisions or branches; not compound:
Holding back fast progress, development, etc.; making speed or progress difficult
(Of motion) Pertaining to the direction towards the back.
Lacking concealing elements.
Not cultured or cultivated:
Socially unpolished, uncultured, or unrefined.
Rational rather than emotional:
Showing or characterized by thought; serious
Experienced in the ways of the world; lacking natural simplicity
Free from foreign matter or pollution; unadulterated:
Appealing to or engaging the intellect
Pervert is defined as to turn away from what is right or proper.
To wrench or sprain:
To debase is defined as to cheapen, or make lower in value or quality.
Relating to, intended for, or befitting adults:
Ostentatiously stylish; deliberately chic.
Free from worry, anxiety, trouble, or pain:
To be made clean
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