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Synonyms for civilisation

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. civilization, civilisation(noun)

    the social process whereby societies achieve an advanced stage of development and organization

    Synonyms:
    civilization, refinement, civilisation, culture

  2. culture, civilization, civilisation(noun)

    a particular society at a particular time and place

    Synonyms:
    culture, civilization, cultivation, acculturation, polish, civilisation, finish, refinement

  3. civilization, civilisation(noun)

    a society in an advanced state of social development (e.g., with complex legal and political and religious organizations)

    Synonyms:
    civilization, refinement, civilisation, culture

  4. refinement, civilization, civilisation(noun)

    the quality of excellence in thought and manners and taste

    Synonyms:
    nicety, culture, elaboration, shade, subtlety, civilization, cultivation, refining, polish, nuance, civilisation, finish, refinement, purification

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civilization, culture, civility


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