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civ·ic

 (sĭv′ĭk)
adj.
Of, relating to, or belonging to a city, a citizen, or citizenship; municipal or civil.

[Latin cīvicus, from cīvis, citizen; see kei- in Indo-European roots.]

civ′i·cal·ly adv.

civic

(ˈsɪvɪk)
adj
1. (Human Geography) of or relating to a city, citizens, or citizenship: civic duties.
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) of or relating to a city, citizens, or citizenship: civic duties.
[C16: from Latin cīvicus, from cīvis citizen]
ˈcivically adv

civ•ic

(ˈsɪv ɪk)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to a city; municipal.
2. of or pertaining to citizenship; civil.
3. of citizens: civic pride.
[1535–45; < Latin cīvicus=cīv(is) citizen + -icus -ic]
civ′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.civic - of or relating or belonging to a city; "civic center"; "civic problems"
2.civic - of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals; "civil rights"; "civil liberty"; "civic duties"; "civic pride"

civic

adjective public, community, borough, municipal, communal, local the businessmen and civic leaders of Manchester

civic

adjective
Of, concerning, or affecting the community or the people:
Translations
مَدَني، مَديني
městskýobčanský
by-officiel
borgaralegur
miestiečiųmiestopiliečiųpilietinis
pilsētas-pilsoņu-
občiansky
kentselşehre ait

civic

[ˈsɪvɪk]
A. ADJ [rights, duty] → cívico; [authorities] → municipal
B. CPD civic centre N (Brit) → conjunto m de edificios municipales
see also pride A1

civic

[ˈsɪvɪk] adj
[responsibility] → civique; [pride] → civique
[group] → municipal(e)
civic leader → notable mcivic centre n (British)salle f municipale (pour la vie administrative et culturelle de la commune)

civic

adj rights, virtuesbürgerlich, Bürger-; duties, responsibilitiesals Bürger; guard, authoritiesStadt-, städtisch; event, receptionder Stadt

civic

[ˈsɪvɪk] adjcivico/a

civic

(ˈsivik) adjective
of or belonging to a city or citizen. Our offices are in the new civic centre; civic duties.
References in classic literature ?
Also, he was possessed of no more personal or civic conscience than Napoleon.
In the case of oratory, this is the function of the Political art and of the art of rhetoric: and so indeed the older poets make their characters speak the language of civic life; the poets of our time, the language of the rhetoricians.
If his civic and family life have to do with literature, everything will be printed and read and laughed over and discussed; until at length, he hardly dare show his face in the street at all, seeing that he will have been described by report as recognisable through his gait alone
After leaving behind him the civic Tournelle* and the criminal tower, and skirted the great walls of the king's garden, on that unpaved strand where the mud reached to his ankles, he reached the western point of the city, and considered for some time the islet of the Passeur-aux-Vaches, which has disappeared beneath the bronze horse of the Pont Neuf.
I got my appointment of Consul to Venice, and I went home to wait for my passport and to spend the last days, so full of civic trouble, before I should set out for my post.
He emptied and put down the wine-glass half-way through this ancient civic toast, and took up the box.
These are absolutely destitute of civic rights; and a great number of them, not having even intelligence enough for the purposes of warfare, are devoted by the States to the service of education.
The sheriffs with their great chains and nosegays, other civic gewgaws and monsters, criers, ushers, a great gallery full of people - a large theatrical audience - looked on, as the two-and-thirty and the Judge were solemnly confronted.
A philanthropist and friend of labor bishop--a Civic Federation decoy duck for the chloroforming of the wage-working- man
Another thing: Carter Watson had a keen social and civic consciousness.
While he was notorious in local trampdom, his civic sins were not only not unknown but a crying reproach to the townspeople.
The civic improvements so enthusiastically contemplated by the five millionaires in the earlier pages of this veracious chronicle--the fountain, reservoir, town-hall, and free library--had not yet been erected.