What does civilized mean?

Definitions for civilized
ˈsɪv əˌlaɪzdciv·i·lized

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. civilized, civilisedadjective

    having a high state of culture and development both social and technological

    "terrorist acts that shocked the civilized world"

  2. civilized, civilised, cultivated, cultured, genteel, politeadjective

    marked by refinement in taste and manners

    "cultivated speech"; "cultured Bostonians"; "cultured tastes"; "a genteel old lady"; "polite society"

Wiktionary

  1. civilizedadjective

    Having a highly developed society or culture.

  2. civilizedadjective

    Showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement; humane, reasonable, ethical.

  3. civilizedadjective

    Marked by refinement in taste and manners.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Civilized

    of Civilize

  2. Civilizedadjective

    reclaimed from savage life and manners; instructed in arts, learning, and civil manners; refined; cultivated

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of civilized in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of civilized in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of civilized in a Sentence

  1. Li Zehua:

    During the whole process, the police enforced law in a civilized manner, ensured my rest time and food. They also cared about me very much, after finishing the quarantine, Ive been with my family. Now Im planning for my development in this year. CHINESE CITY RAMPS UP CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS IN COUNTRYS BIGGEST KNOWN OUTBREAK SINCE PANDEMIC BEGAN.

  2. RAMANA PEMMARAJU:

    I'm yet to see a Man more graceful, civilized and patient while making love with his woman; and a Woman who has never rejeced her man's sexual advances!”

  3. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Talking and discussing the rights, yours and ours, puts you and us, in the wave of judicial mirage for hoping equality and justice. As a bare reality, the United Nations cannot employ and enforce that under its veto sword, in the presence of civilized Ali Baba and hundreds of lawmakers-thieves.

  4. Alan Simpson:

    A society like ours, which professes no one religion and has allowed all religions to decay, which indulges freedom to the point of license and individualism to the point of anarchy, needs all the support that responsible, cultivated homes can furnish. I hope your generation will provide a firmer shelter for civilized standards.

  5. Former President George W. Bush:

    America is indispensable for the world. The price of greatness is responsibility. One can not rise to be in many ways the leading community in the civilized world without being involved in its problems, without being convulsed by its agonies and inspired by its causes.

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Translations for civilized

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  • културен, цивилизован, изтънчен, възпитанBulgarian
  • civilizovanýCzech
  • zivilisiertGerman
  • πολιτισμένοςGreek
  • civilizadoSpanish
  • civiliséFrench
  • ardveenit, beasaghManx
  • מתורבתתHebrew
  • civilizat, civilizatăRomanian
  • цивилизованный, воспитанный, культурныйRussian

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