Definitions for civicˈsɪv ɪk

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word civic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. civic(adj)

    of or relating or belonging to a city

    "civic center"; "civic problems"

  2. civil, civic(adj)

    of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals

    "civil rights"; "civil liberty"; "civic duties"; "civic pride"

Wiktionary

  1. civic(Adjective)

    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.

  2. Origin: From civicus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Civic(adj)

    relating to, or derived from, a city or citizen; relating to man as a member of society, or to civil affairs

  2. Origin: [L.civicus, fr. civis citizen. See City.]

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'civic' in Adjectives Frequency: #1033

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Shields:

    Protesters are seen to be performing a civic function.

  2. David Walters:

    Just civic pride, it's good to show that people can still come together.

  3. Shane Leslie:

    The American sign of civic progress is to tear down the familiar and erect the monstrous.

  4. Michael Cohen:

    Any assertion that Mr. Trump doesn't take his civic responsibilities seriously is absolutely false and only being used as an attempt to discredit his stellar reputation.

  5. Senan Kamel:

    We deliberately organized the competition according to standards appropriate to Iraqi society to prove to the world that Iraq is a civilized country with a civic soul and a spirit of life.

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