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. civility the act of showing regard for others
  5. Civil List a sum of money voted by British Parliament each year for the expenses of the British royal family
  6. civilise raise from a barbaric to a civilized state
  7. civil right right belonging to a person by reason of citizenship
  8. 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
  9. civilize raise to a more advanced stage of development
  10. civilization a society in an advanced state of social development
  11. civil day a day reckoned from midnight to midnight
  12. velocity distance traveled per unit time in one direction
  13. solicit request urgently or persistently
  14. civilisation a society in an advanced state of social development
  15. novelist one who writes novels
  16. socialist advocating the state ownership of industry
  17. follow suit do what someone else is doing
  18. violist a musician who plays the viola
  19. elicit call forth, as an emotion, feeling, or response
  20. philosophy the rational investigation of existence and knowledge