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
Protesters are seen to be performing a civic function.
Just civic pride, it's good to show that people can still come together.
The American sign of civic progress is to tear down the familiar and erect the monstrous.
We've got to get some adult supervision up here, our police department isn't interested in the civic well-being of anything.
It is unfair to force New Yorkers to choose between fulfilling civic duties and observing two sacred days, Rosh Hashanah and Sept. 11.
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Translations for civic
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- cívicCatalan, Valencian
- městský, občanský, občanskéCzech
- kansalais-, kaupunkilais-, asukas-Finnish
- catharraScottish Gaelic
- công dânVietnamese
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