What is the opposite of cultivation?

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Opposite of refinement and good education
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Opposite of the act of making better
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Opposite of politeness, good manners
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Opposite of civility, politeness, courtesy or gallantry
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Opposite of the quality of having or showing great knowledge or learning
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Opposite of the art or science of cultivating the ground
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Opposite of something that promotes action or activity, especially in an official capacity
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Opposite of the action or process of nurturing or cultivating someone or something
“He delivered a powerful moment of emotion when he spoke about coming from a life of neglect but forgave his mother because of her own inauspicious upbringing.”
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Opposite of a body of knowledge acquired while being educated
“Knowledge comes of shared experience while ignorance and incomprehension of the other can be the consequences of time unshared.”
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Opposite of one's upbringing, usually of a child
“Both parents were accused of contributing to their child's neglect.”
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Opposite of the ability to act or speak appropriately in social situations
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Opposite of subtle appreciation in matters of taste
“When Homer presented the prototype of his dream car to the masses, it was met with shock and disapproval.”
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Opposite of the good manners regarded as characteristic of the aristocracy and conferred by heredity
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Opposite of the ability to use or control something
“There are cries of how lawyers and others have allegedly connived in the misapplication of justice.”
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