Civil

  • 61civil — [14] Latin cīvis ‘citizen’ had two adjectival derivatives which have passed into English: cīvicus, source of civic [16], and cīvīlis, from which, via Old French, we get civil. Of its derivatives, civility [14] comes from Latin cīvīlitās, but… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 62civil — See: keep a civil tongue in one s head …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 63civil — les. Del latín civilis . (nom. m.) [fam.] 1. Individuo de la guardia civil. 2. [fig.] Sardina arenque …

    Diccionario Jaén-Español

  • 64civil — adjective 1》 relating to ordinary citizens, as distinct from military or ecclesiastical matters. 2》 Law non criminal: a civil court. 3》 courteous and polite. 4》 (of time measurement) fixed by custom or law, not natural or astronomical.… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 65civil — Pertaining to the citizen or to the community, for example, civil responsibility; pertaining to the ordinary status of an ordinary citizen, as distinguished from one in military service; pertaining to the remedies for enforcement of private… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 66civil — [14] Latin cīvis ‘citizen’ had two adjectival derivatives which have passed into English: cīvicus, source of civic [16], and cīvīlis, from which, via Old French, we get civil. Of its derivatives, civility [14] comes from Latin cīvīlitās, but… …

    Word origins

  • 67civil — Synonyms and related words: absolute, accommodating, affable, agreeable, amiable, appropriate, aristocratic, attentive, authoritarian, autocratic, autonomous, becoming, bland, bureaucratic, civic, civilian, civilized, clubbable, clubbish, clubby …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 68civil — Derecho. Se dice de las disposiciones que emanan de las potestades laicas, en oposición a las que proceden de la Iglesia, y de las referentes a la generalidad de los ciudadanos, enfrente de las especiales que rigen la organización militar o que… …

    Diccionario de Economía Alkona

  • 69civil — ci|vil Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …

    Diccionari Català-Català

  • 70Civil — Borgerlig, ikke uniformbærende, ikke kriminel (retssag), velopdragen, dannet …

    Danske encyklopædi

  • 71civíl — adj. m., pl. civíli; f. sg. civílã, pl. civíle …

    Romanian orthography

  • 72civil — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. courteous, mannerly, polite; civic, secular, lay. See courtesy, authority.Ant., rude, ill mannered. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Civic] Syn. local, civic, public, civilian; see municipal , public 2 .… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 73civil — adjetivo 1) sociable, atento, cortés, afable, urbano. 2) ciudadano, cívico, urbano. * * * Sinónimos: ■ ciudadano, urbano …

    Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • 74civil — Derecho. Se dice de las disposiciones que emanan de las potestades laicas, en oposición a las que proceden de la Iglesia, y de las referentes a la generalidad de los ciudadanos, enfrente de las especiales que rigen la organización militar o que… …

    Diccionario de Economía

  • 75civil — civ·il || sɪvl adj. pertaining to citizens, of civilians; polite …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 76civil — adj. De la ciudad. Sociable, urbano …

    Diccionario Castellano

  • 77civil — a. 1. Civilized. 2. Municipal, political, civic. 3. Intestine, domestic. 4. Courteous, polite, refined, complaisant, urbane, suave, obliging, affable, debonair, easy, gracious, well bred …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 78civil — adj 1. civic, municipal, metropolitan. See civic . 2. domestic, internal, interior, intestine. 3. civilian, non military, lay. See civilian (def.2). 4. civilized, well behaved, well bred, refined, cultured, cultivated, polished; genteel, gentle,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 79civil — civ·il …

    English syllables

  • 80civil —   1. See polite.   2. Pertaining to citizens. Kīwila, siwila …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary