Named one of the 25 “Most Influential Evangelicals” in 2005 by Time, Colson has used his platform to inflame the culture wars.
A brilliant city rich with culture, customs and the best accent on earth.
But it will have a fundamental impact on American sports and culture.
Most Cacophony events were one-off affairs, just enough to jam the culture a bit before moving on.
In reality, the culture budget has been the first to be cut for the last several years.
For culture certainly means something quite different from learning or technical skill.
It accepts the dependence of culture on economic development as a fact.
That is as much as to say that a great deal of what we call Semitic culture is fundamentally non-Semitic.
That's why I need regard no restraint of culture, experience, pride, class or rank.
Who can estimate the enormous influence of Confucius and Laotse in moulding and rendering uniform the culture of China?
mid-15c., "the tilling of land," from Middle French culture and directly from Latin cultura "a cultivating, agriculture," figuratively "care, culture, an honoring," from past participle stem of colere "tend, guard, cultivate, till" (see cult). The figurative sense of "cultivation through education" is first attested c.1500. Meaning "the intellectual side of civilization" is from 1805; that of "collective customs and achievements of a people" is from 1867.
For without culture or holiness, which are always the gift of a very few, a man may renounce wealth or any other external thing, but he cannot renounce hatred, envy, jealousy, revenge. Culture is the sanctity of the intellect. [William Butler Yeats]Slang culture vulture is from 1947. Culture shock first recorded 1940.
culture cul·ture (kŭl'chər)
The growing of microorganisms, tissue cells, or other living matter in a specially prepared nutrient medium.
Such a growth or colony, as of bacteria.
To grow microorganisms or other living matter in a specially prepared nutrient medium.
To use a substance as a medium for culture.
Verb To grow microorganisms, viruses, or tissue cells in a nutrient medium.
The sum of attitudes, customs, and beliefs that distinguishes one group of people from another. Culture is transmitted, through language, material objects, ritual, institutions, and art, from one generation to the next.
Note: Anthropologists consider that the requirements for culture (language use, tool making, and conscious regulation of sex) are essential features that distinguish humans from other animals.
Note: Culture also refers to refined music, art, and literature; one who is well versed in these subjects is considered “cultured.”