Meaning of CIVIL in English

CIVIL

adj. 25B6; adjective

a civil marriage : SECULAR, non-religious, lay; formal laic.

civil aviation : NON-MILITARY, civilian.

a civil war : INTERNAL, domestic, interior, national.

he behaved in a civil manner : POLITE, courteous, well mannered, well bred, gentlemanly, chivalrous, gallant, ladylike; cordial, genial, pleasant, affable.

religious, military, international, rude.

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