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Definition of the adjective civilized

What does civilized mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more civilized / most civilized

  1. having a high state of culture and development both social and technological
  2. marked by refinement in taste and manners


  1. "Civilized" is the third album by indie rock band Stellastarr. It was released in the United States on July 7, 2009.
  2. "Civilized" a.k.a. "civilized?" is a musical album of Squeal.

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Google previewComposition in the Digital World (2015)

Conversations with 21st Century American Composers by Robert Raines

Being civilized means that we don't become barbaric just because our situation is difficult. We still must maintain grace under pressure. It is not unusual for “ classical” composers to write music inspired by jazz. Examples that come to mind ...

Google previewBaba (2011)

May I Answer by Satpathy C.B

Since to be civilized means to compromises and accommodate the sentiments of others, it is essential ...

Google previewThe Christian Science Journal (1921)

by Mary Baker Eddy

" To be civilized means to the average person, indeed, to enjoy what is considered a state of material well-being, such as is exemplified in comfortable travel and good ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Indian Literature (2009)

by Jennifer McClinton-Temple, Alan R. Velie

Five Civilized Tribes dian Literary Renaissance in the United States. Beatrice Culleton's (later Mosionier) In Search of April Raintree (1983) remains a crucial text because of the way in which it examines the problem of First Nations ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare (2013)

by Marc Bekoff, Carron A. Meaney

®civilized. being ̄ thanany other kindor quality. Humanism rests inthe conviction that itis human or humane values that should be pursued, and that nothing®in nature ̄ shouldbe accepted asa limitation on ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Social History (1993)

by Peter N. Stearns

Civilized and barbarian were in turn pitted against various sorts of savages. These ranged from the hunters and gatherers who inhabited much of North ...

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Quotes about Civilized

A civilized woman in a civilized man
Expects a sense of humour, compassion and
An analytical mind, not a judgmental,
As sexually attributing qualities.
06.10.2004 (Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar)
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Scrabble value of C3I1V4I1L1I1Z10E1D2

The value of this 9-letter word is 24 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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