Civic

  • 1 Civic — can refer to multiple things: Civics, the science of comparative government Civic, Christchurch, a Category II heritage building in the Christchurch Central City Civic engagement, the connection one feels with their larger community Honda Civic,… …

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  • 2 civic — civic, civil, civilian are not close synonyms but rather words whose meanings lend themselves to confusion. In a sense they have a common meaning: of, relating to, or characteristic of a citizen but in each case the word citizen has a specific or …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 3 civic — civ·ic / si vik/ adj: of or relating to a citizen, a city, citizenship, or civil affairs Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. civic …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 civic — CÍVIC, Ă, civici, ce, adj. Care aparţine cetăţenilor, privitor la cetăţeni; cetăţenesc. – Din fr. civique, lat. civicus. Trimis de hai, 26.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  CÍVIC adj. v. cetăţenesc. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  c …

    Dicționar Român

  • 5 Civic — hat folgende Bedeutungen: ein Stadtteil der Hauptstadt Australiens, siehe Civic (Canberra) ein japanisches Automodell, siehe Honda Civic eine humanitäre Organisation, siehe Campaign for Innocent Victims in Conflict (CIVIC) englischsprachiges Wort …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 6 Civic — Civ ic, a. [L.civicus, fr. civis citizen. See {City}.] Relating to, or derived from, a city or citizen; relating to man as a member of society, or to civil affairs. [1913 Webster] {Civic crown} (Rom. Antiq.), a crown or garland of oak leaves and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 civic — 1540s, from L. civicus of a citizen, adj. derivation of civis townsman (see CITY (Cf. city)). Originally mostly in civic crown (L. corona civica), a chaplet of oak leaves awarded to one who saved the life of a fellow citizen in battle; sense of… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 civic — [adj] community borough, civil, communal, local, metropolitan, municipal, national, public, urban; concepts 536,583 …

    New thesaurus

  • 9 civic — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to a city or town. DERIVATIVES civically adverb. ORIGIN Latin civicus, from civis citizen …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 civic — [siv′ik] adj. [L civicus, civil < civis: see HOME] of a city, citizens, or citizenship civically adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 Civic — Honda Civic Honda Civic Constructeur Honda Années de production 1972 – Châssis Carrosserie …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 12 civic — [[t]sɪ̱vɪk[/t]] 1) ADJ: ADJ n You use civic to describe people or things that have an official status in a town or city. ...the businessmen and civic leaders of Manchester. ...Bromley Civic Centre. Syn: municipal 2) ADJ: ADJ n You use civic to… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 civic — adjective (only before noun) 1 connected with a town or city: the civic authorities | civic centre (=an area in a city where all the public buildings are) 2 connected with the people who live in a town or city: It is your civic duty to vote in… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 civic — civically, adv. /siv ik/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to a city; municipal: civic problems. 2. of or pertaining to citizenship; civil: civic duties. 3. of citizens: civic pride. [1535 45; < L civicus, equiv. to civ(is) citizen + icus IC] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 15 civic — civ|ic [ˈsıvık] adj [only before noun] [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: civicus, from civis citizen ] 1.) relating to a town or city ▪ Jackson spent the day meeting with local religious and civic leaders. 2.) relating to the people who live in… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 civic — /ˈsɪvɪk / (say sivik) adjective 1. of or relating to a city; municipal: civic problems. 2. of or relating to citizenship; civil: civic duties. 3. of citizens: civic pride. {Latin cīvicus, from cīvis citizen} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 civic — adjective Etymology: Latin civicus, from civis citizen more at city Date: circa 1656 of or relating to a citizen, a city, citizenship, or community affairs < civic duty > < civic pride > • civically adverb …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 18 civic — adjective /ˈsɪvɪk/ Of, relating to, or belonging to a city, a citizen, or citizenship; municipal or civil. Thousands of people came to the Civic Center to show off their civic pride. See Also: civil …

    Wiktionary

  • 19 civic — civ|ic [ sıvık ] adjective only before noun relating to a town or city, especially its government and public activities: Civic leaders are delighted at the decision to hold the national competition in Atlanta. a. relating to the people who live… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 civic — UK [ˈsɪvɪk] / US adjective [only before noun] a) relating to a town or city, especially to its government and public activities Civic leaders are delighted at the decision to hold the national competition in Atlanta. b) relating to the people who …

    English dictionary


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