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civil rights

  
  
Civil rights are the rights that people have in a society to equal treatment and equal opportunities, whatever their race, sex, or religion.      n-plural   oft N n  
...the civil rights movement., ...violations of civil rights.     
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civil  
1       adj   You use civil to describe events that happen within a country and that involve the different groups of people in it.  
ADJ n  
...civil unrest.     
2       adj   You use civil to describe people or things in a country that are not connected with its armed forces.  
usu ADJ n     (Antonym: military)    ...the US civil aviation industry.     
3       adj   You use civil to describe things that are connected with the state rather than with a religion.  
ADJ n     (Antonym: religious)    They were married on August 9 in a civil ceremony in Venice., ...Jewish civil and religious law.     
4       adj   You use civil to describe the rights that people have within a society.  
ADJ n  
...a United Nations covenant on civil and political rights.     
5       adj   Someone who is civil is polite in a formal way, but not particularly friendly.  
FORMAL  
(=polite)  

As visitors, the least we can do is be civil to the people in their own land.     
  civilly      adv  
The man nodded civilly to Sharpe, then consulted a notebook.     
  civility      n-uncount  
...civility to underlings.     


civil defence     
in AM, use civil defense     
Civil defence is the organization and training of the ordinary people in a country so that they can help the armed forces, medical services, or police force, for example if the country is attacked by an enemy.      n-uncount   oft N n  
...a civil defence exercise.     
civil disobedience     
Civil disobedience is the refusal by ordinary people in a country to obey laws or pay taxes, usually as a protest.      n-uncount  
The opposition threatened a campaign of civil disobedience.     
civil engineer        ( civil engineers    plural  ) A civil engineer is a person who plans, designs, and constructs roads, bridges, harbours, and public buildings.      n-count  
civil engineering     
Civil engineering is the planning, design, and building of roads, bridges, harbours, and public buildings.      n-uncount  
The Channel Tunnel project is the biggest civil engineering project in Europe.     
civil law     
Civil law is the part of a country's set of laws which is concerned with the private affairs of citizens, for example marriage and property ownership, rather than with crime.      n-uncount   oft the N     (Antonym: criminal law)   
civil liberties     
The form civil liberty is used as a modifier.     
A person's civil liberties are the rights they have to say, think, and do what they want as long as they respect other people's rights.      n-plural   (=human rights)  
...his commitment to human rights and civil liberties., ...civil liberty campaigners.     
Civil List     
The Civil List is money paid by the state every year to members of the British Royal Family to cover their living expenses.      n-proper   the N  
civil rights     
Civil rights are the rights that people have in a society to equal treatment and equal opportunities, whatever their race, sex, or religion.      n-plural   oft N n  
...the civil rights movement., ...violations of civil rights.     
civil servant        ( civil servants    plural  ) A civil servant is a person who works in the Civil Service in Britain and some other countries, or for the local, state, or federal government in the United States.      n-count  
Civil Service      , civil service  
TheCivil Service of a country consists of its government departments and all the people who work in them. In many countries, the departments concerned with military and legal affairs are not part of the Civil Service.      n-sing   usu the N  
...a job in the Civil Service.     
civil war        ( civil wars    plural  ) A civil war is a war which is fought between different groups of people who live in the same country.      n-count  
...the Spanish Civil War.     

Traducción diccionario Collins Inglés Cobuild  

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civil

  
1    civic, domestic, home, interior, municipal, political  
2    accommodating, affable, civilized, complaisant, courteous, courtly, obliging, polished, polite, refined, urbane, well-bred, well-mannered  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    military, religious, state  
2    discourteous, ill-mannered, impolite, rude, uncivil, unfriendly, ungracious, unpleasant  

Diccionario de inglés sinónimos  

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n.
an activist fighting for civil rights
n.
rules concerning what people are owed to or allowed of, according to ethical principles of freedom and applied in society
n.
proprietary rights over virtual assets
[Tech.]
n.
In civil engineering, a headwall is a small retaining wall placed at the inlet or outlet of a stormwater pipe or culvert.
n.
(in neomarxist thought) the third main exploitive social class: The bourgeoisie of innovation. The members of the innovoisie have usually human innovating capital. They receive (as individuals) copyrights or patent rights and consume more than the world GDP. (neologism 1996 Yanick Toutain)
exp.
The rights of ownership and power for transference of one’s web assets belong to the individual.
[Tech.]
n.
a digital method to shift or attribute the ownership and rights of online access to one’s online assts to another.
[Tech.]
exp.
A set of collection of one’s internet assets or value gathered in order to assist transfer of online rights.
[Tech.]
id.
expression referring to the belief that those who hold the power are entitled to anything
n.
legal exclusive right of a person in pure virtual property which he can dispose of with its free will.
[Tech.];[Leg.]
v.
be exactly right
[Fam.] Ex.: Her guess was right on the money.
adj.
all right; runing smoothly
[Slang];[UK] Everything is tickety-boo with building our new house; soon we will move in.
id.
do or say something exactly right
My bestie put the nail on the head when she figured out why I was worried / Identifying the specific cause of the failure, the technician put the nail on the head
adj.
all right; good, OK, satisfactory
informal
n.
United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund works for children's rights, their survival, development and protection, guided by the Convention on the Rights of the Child. UNICEF provides long-term humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.
UNICEF is one of the members of the United Nations Development Group and its Executive Committee. Donate to help UNICEF meet the urgent needs of children. unicef.org en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UNICEF
n.
The state of being acceptable or officially true; the statement that is powerful to convince someone something is right.
n.
a person paid by the state to work in the interests of the nation who considers it to be a ‘right’ to be able abuse his or her authority to ensure personal gain for himself or herself at the expense of the nation…
neologism ... created on some blog
exp.
not right; out of order; not functioning properly
n.
Wood where the log is first quartered lengthways, resulting in wedges with right angles in the centre of the log. Less prone to shrinkage and is more stable. Used in barrel-making.
adv.
very quickly; right now; in a big hurry
[UK][Slang] You should get out quick sticks if you don't want him to see you.
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