Definitions for civilizedˈsɪv əˌlaɪzd
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word civilized
having a high state of culture and development both social and technological
"terrorist acts that shocked the civilized world"
civilized, civilised, cultivated, cultured, genteel, polite(adj)
marked by refinement in taste and manners
"cultivated speech"; "cultured Bostonians"; "cultured tastes"; "a genteel old lady"; "polite society"
Having a highly developed society or culture.
Showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement; humane, reasonable, ethical.
Marked by refinement in taste and manners.
reclaimed from savage life and manners; instructed in arts, learning, and civil manners; refined; cultivated
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I expect Woman will be the last thing civilized by Man.
The greatest paradox of them all is to speak of "civilized warfare."
Civilized men can disagree, savages will kill you when they disagree.
Even in civilized mankind faint traces of monogamous instincts can be perceived.
Acts like this one have no place in our country and no place in a civilized society.
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