What does civic mean?

Definitions for civic
ˈsɪv ɪkcivic

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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"

Wiktionary

  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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Numerology

  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. Myrna Perez:

    We can't underestimate Justice Ginsburg role, justice Ginsburg had a way of writing Justice Ginsburg decisions so that they performed an active civic education. Justice Ginsburg was able to explain things in a way that people understood.

  2. Todd Kaminsky:

    It is unfair to force New Yorkers to choose between fulfilling civic duties and observing two sacred days, Rosh Hashanah and Sept. 11.

  3. 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.

  4. Michael Wood:

    I think he bears direct responsibility for the rise of conspiratorial thinking in the Republican Party and the conservative movement as a whole, the big lie that he promulgated after Election Day did a whole lot of harm to our civic institutions.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    If the water provided by municipal civic body to the dwellers is not abundantly available and importantly potable , then that city is not livable.

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