of or relating or belonging to a city
"civic center"; "civic problems"
of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals
"civil rights"; "civil liberty"; "civic duties"; "civic pride"
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.
Origin: From civicus.
relating to, or derived from, a city or citizen; relating to man as a member of society, or to civil affairs
Origin: [L.civicus, fr. civis citizen. See City.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'civic' in Adjectives Frequency: #1033
The numerical value of civic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of civic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The American sign of civic progress is to tear down the familiar and erect the monstrous.
Deval, you done good, man, you started with an outstanding state but you've burnished it and polished it and most importantly you've gotten people involved and made people believe in civic engagement.
Unique among the nations, America recognized the source of our character as being godly and eternal, not being civic and temporal. And because we have understood that our source is eternal, America has been different. We have no king but Jesus.
Silicon Valley is becoming Aspen, silicon Valley's becoming a region of rich people and Silicon Valley servants, and Silicon Valley shouldn't be that way. There's not a sense of community. There's not a sense of civic engagement and civic responsibility...
Kopacz is saving what she still can from the government, and from Civic Platform as a party ahead of the elections, civic Platform at the moment is at a crossroads: either the chaos will be contained, or, in a short while, politicians will gradually begin to jump ship.
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Translations for civic
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- cívicCatalan, Valencian
- městský, občanskýCzech
- kansalais-, kaupunkilais-, asukas-Finnish
- catharraScottish Gaelic
- công dânVietnamese
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