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Synonyms for civilizedˈsɪv əˌlaɪzd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. civilized, civilised(adj)

    having a high state of culture and development both social and technological

    "terrorist acts that shocked the civilized world"

    civilised, genteel, cultivated, polite, cultured, civilized

    nonliterate, barbarous, unrefined, barbaric, noncivilized, barbarian, noncivilised, uncivilized, wild, primitive, savage, uncivilised, preliterate

  2. civilized, civilised, cultivated, cultured, genteel, polite(adj)

    marked by refinement in taste and manners

    "cultivated speech"; "cultured Bostonians"; "cultured tastes"; "a genteel old lady"; "polite society"

    civilised, civil, genteel, cultivated, polite, cultured, civilized

    nonliterate, barbaric, barbarian, barbarous, preliterate, savage, uncivilised, unrefined, wild, primitive, uncivilized, noncivilized, noncivilised

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. civilized

    courtly, cultured, delicate, elegant, graceful, humane, nice, polite, refined, tender, urbane

    atrocious, barbarian, barbaric, barbarous, brutal, cruel, inhuman, merciless, rude, savage, uncivilized, uncouth, untamed

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

civilised, civilization, civilizations, civilizational, civil, ming

Translations for civilized

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • културен, цивилизован, изтънчен, възпитанBulgarian
  • civilizovanýCzech
  • zivilisiertGerman
  • πολιτισμένοςGreek
  • civilizadoSpanish
  • civiliséFrench
  • ardveenit, beasaghManx
  • civilizat, civilizatăRomanian
  • цивилизованный, воспитанный, культурныйRussian

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