1. civil suit a lawsuit alleging violations of civil law by the defendant
  2. civilised having a high state of culture and development both social and technological
  3. civilized having a high state of culture and social development
  4. Civil List a sum of money voted by British Parliament each year for the expenses of the British royal family
  5. civilise raise from a barbaric to a civilized state
  6. civility the act of showing regard for others
  7. civil death the legal status of a person who is alive but who has been deprived of the rights and privileges of a citizen or a member of society; the legal status of one sentenced to life imprisonment
  8. civil right right belonging to a person by reason of citizenship
  9. civil day a day reckoned from midnight to midnight
  10. civilize raise to a more advanced stage of development
  11. civilisation a society in an advanced state of social development
  12. novelist one who writes novels
  13. violist a musician who plays the viola
  14. follow suit do what someone else is doing
  15. uncivilised without civilizing influences
  16. devil's weed tropical annual procumbent poisonous subshrub having fruit that splits into five spiny nutlets; serious pasture weed
  17. civil authority a person who exercises authority over civilian affairs
  18. civilization a society in an advanced state of social development
  19. cyclicity the quality of recurring at regular intervals
  20. fossilist a specialist in paleontology

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