Definitions For Civil


  • Of or in a condition of social order
  • Applying to ordinary citizens as contrasted with the military


  • Not rude; marked by satisfactory (or especially minimal) adherence to social usages and sufficient but not noteworthy consideration for others
  • (of divisions of time) legally recognized in ordinary affairs of life
  • Of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals
  • Of or occurring within the state or between or among citizens of the state

Is Civil a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Civil is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Civil in a Sentence

  • They got married in a civil ceremony at city hall.
  • It was hard to be civil when I felt so angry.
  • She was barely civil to me.

Synonyms for Civil

Antonyms for Civil

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