Definitions for "Cultivate"
Keywords:  plowing, till, loosen, crop, grow
To bestow attention, care, and labor upon, with a view to valuable returns; to till; to fertilize; as, to cultivate soil.
To raise or produce by tillage; to care for while growing; as, to cultivate corn or grass.
To cause to grow and multiply, such as by growing cells in a laboratory dish that contains nutrients.
To direct special attention to; to devote time and thought to; to foster; to cherish.
foster the growth of
To encourage the growth of something.
train to be discriminative in taste or judgment; "Cultivate your musical taste"; "Train your tastebuds"; "She is well schooled in poetry"
Keywords:  intimacy, seek, society, court
To seek the society of; to court intimacy with.
To improve by labor, care, or study; to impart culture to; to civilize; to refine.
v.t. to engage and maintain the interest and involvement of a donor, prospective donor, or volunteer with an organization's people, programs, and plans.
A process to build and maintain the interest of UIâ€(tm)s constituency in supporting its mission and programs.