Civil and Civilized


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Civil adjective – Showing consideration, courtesy, and good manners.
Usage example: please try to be civil to your ex-husband at the upcoming family wedding

Civilized is a synonym for civil in behaviour topic. In some cases you can use "Civilized" instead an adjective "Civil", when it comes to topics like refined, polite, obliging, civilised. popular alternative
Nearby Words: civility, civilised, civilization, civilly, civilian
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Civilized adjective – Having or showing a taste for the fine arts and gracious living.
Usage example: a civilized older couple who are celebrated for holding dinner parties that are attended by the city's best and brightest

Civil is a synonym for civilized in behaviour topic. You can use "Civil" instead an adjective "Civilized", if it concerns topics such as polite, polished, civilised. popular alternative
Nearby Words: civility, civilised, civilization, civilise, civilizing
Synonyms for Civilized

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manner civil manner civilized manner
life civil life civilized life
people civil people civilized people
order civil order civilized order
Other nouns: society, system, way, conversation.
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