Civil

  • 41civil — civ•il [[t]ˈsɪv əl[/t]] adj. 1) gov of, pertaining to, or consisting of citizens: civil life; civil society[/ex] 2) gov of the commonwealth or state: civil affairs[/ex] 3) gov of the ordinary life and affairs of citizens, as distinguished from… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 42civil — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin civilis, from civis Date: 14th century 1. a. of or relating to citizens b. of or relating to the state or its citizenry < civil strife > 2. a …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 43civil — civ|il W2S2 [ˈsıvəl] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: Latin civilis, from civis; CIVIC] 1.) [only before noun] relating to the people who live in a country civil war/disturbance/unrest etc (=fighting etc between different groups of&#8230; …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 44civil */*/*/ — UK [ˈsɪv(ə)l] / US [ˈsɪvɪl] adjective 1) polite, especially in a formal way and without being friendly He could barely bring himself to be civil to them. 2) [usually before noun] relating to private legal disagreements between people, not&#8230; …

    English dictionary

  • 45civil — 1 adj m y f Que corresponde o pertenece a las relaciones y los intereses privados de los ciudadanos: valor civil, juicio civil, asociación civil, organizaciones civiles 2 adj y s m y f Que no es militar ni eclesiástico: gobierno civil, matrimonio …

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  • 46civil — civ|il [ sıvıl ] adjective *** ▸ 1 polite ▸ 2 private not criminal ▸ 3 of people in one country ▸ 4 of state not religion ▸ 5 not military 1. ) polite, especially in a formal way and without being friendly: He could barely bring himself to be&#8230; …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 47civil*/*/*/ — [ˈsɪv(ə)l] adj 1) polite, but not friendly He could barely force himself to be civil to them.[/ex] 2) relating to private legal disagreements between people, rather than to criminal law civil court[/ex] 3) involving protests or fighting by the&#8230; …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 48civil — {{#}}{{LM C08865}}{{〓}} {{SynC09085}} {{[}}civil{{]}} ‹ci·vil› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} {{<}}1{{>}} De una ciudad, de sus naturales, de sus habitantes o relacionado con ellos: • El ayuntamiento y los otros edificios de esta plaza son una muestra de&#8230; …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • 49civil — (adj) (Básico) que no pertenece al ejército y tampoco a la Iglesia Ejemplos: Un amigo mío es ateo y por tanto decidió contraer el matrimonio civil. La Guardia Civil se ocupa de la seguridad pública en España. Colocaciones: fiesta civil Sinónimos …

    Español Extremo Basic and Intermediate

  • 50civil — adjective 1) a civil marriage Syn: secular, nonreligious, lay; formal laic Ant: religious 2) civil aviation Syn: nonmilitary, civilian Ant …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 51civil — a, civil, o adj. et n. civil, e &GT; L estat civil : l état civil …

    Diccionari Personau e Evolutiu

  • 52civil — adjective 1) a civil marriage Syn: secular, non religious, lay 2) civil aviation Syn: non military, civilian 3) he behaved in a civil manner Syn …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 53civil — adjective /ˈsɪv.əl/ a) Having to do with people and government office as opposed to the military or religion. She went into civil service because she wanted to help the people. b) Behaving in a reasonable or polite manner. It was very civil of&#8230; …

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  • 54civil — adj. VERBS ▪ be, remain ▪ become ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 55civil — s. guardia civil. ❙ «Si no es por los civiles yo creo que algo malo hubiera sucedido.» Ángel María de Lera, Los clarines del miedo. ❙ «Los cojones de un civil.» Amelia Díe y Jos Martín, Antología popular obscena. ❙ «...no querrán meterse en líos …

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  • 56civíl — a m (ȋ) 1. v zvezi z v obleka, ki ni uniforma: preobleči se v civil; v spremstvu partizana pride starejši človek v civilu // civilno, nevojaško življenje: rekrut je bil v civilu kuhar; kaj si v civilu? pog. iti v civil zapustiti vojaško,&#8230; …

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  • 57civil — ci|vil adj., t, e, i sms. civil , fx civilperson; være i civil …

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  • 58civil — see a civil question deserves a civil answer …

    Proverbs new dictionary

  • 59civil — See: KEEP A CIVIL TONGUE IN ONE S HEAD …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 60civil — See: KEEP A CIVIL TONGUE IN ONE S HEAD …

    Dictionary of American idioms