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  1. civil rights(Noun)

    Those rights which are expressly enumerated in the U.S. Constitution and are considered to be unquestionable, deserved by all people under all circumstances, especially without regard to race, creed, color, gender and disabilities.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Civil Rights

    Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of civil rights in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of civil rights in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bob Kroll:

    I'm confident they will find no civil rights violations.

  2. Jill Soloway:

    We don't have a trans tipping point yet, we have a trans civil rights problem.

  3. John Lewis:

    I am not here to talk about my involvement in the American civil rights movements.

  4. Assemblyman Phil Ting:

    Restrooms are a necessity of life, making equal access to them a civil rights issue.

  5. Ronald Reagan:

    I favor the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and it must be enforced at gunpoint if necessary.

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