What does Civic mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. civicadjective

    of or relating or belonging to a city

    "civic center"; "civic problems"

  2. civil, civicadjective

    of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals

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


  1. civicadjective

    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.

    Etymology: From civicus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Civicadjective

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

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

Editors Contribution

  1. civic

    Of or relating to citizens.

    The civil service were very efficient.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 25, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

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

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Civic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Civic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Civic in a Sentence

  1. Bertrand Heilbronn:

    It's a victory for freedom of expression and civic action, (We) will continue to develop it (the BDS campaign) as long as Israel does not respect international law and human rights.

  2. Marc Benioff:

    These tech CEOs, they need to realize if they want to do business in San Francisco and use all of our civic resources, and in some cases have gotten mid-Market tax breaks, then they should be more than happy to give a small amount — which is what San Francisco is for San Francisco largest companies — to help us focus on our number one issue.

  3. David Walters:

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

  4. Richard Levick:

    The President is casting doubt on the integrity of voting, something we have done for nearly 250 years, so we have this crisis, into this void have stepped up hundreds and hundreds of companies, who have said :' We want to do Civic Alliance in order to protect our democracy.'.

  5. Lana Wachowski:

    There are some things we do for ourselves, but there are some things we do for others. I am here because when I was young, I wanted very badly to be a writer, I wanted to be a filmmaker, but I couldn't find anyone like me in the world and it felt like my dreams were foreclosed simply because my gender was less typical than others. If I can be that person for someone else, then the sacrifice of my private civic life may have value, cloud Atlas.

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