Sophistication definition

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Sophistication is defined as having character and tastes based on intelligence and worldly experience, or a quality of refinement.

An example of sophistication is a person who enjoys opera.

An example of sophistication is a computer having all of the newest updates.

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The act or process of sophisticating.
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The state, quality, or character of being sophisticated.
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(archaic) The act of sophisticating; adulteration.

The sophistication of drugs.

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(archaic) The use of sophistry.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
sophistication
Plural:
sophistications

Origin of sophistication