how to pronounce civil

/ˈsɪvəl/

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civil is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of civil in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… the door and say I need Civil War by you …”

meanings of civil

adjective:

  1. Relating to private relations among citizens, as opposed to criminal matters.
  2. Secular.
  3. Having to do with people and government office as opposed to the military or religion.
  4. Behaving in a reasonable or polite manner.

name:

  1. A surname​.

words with pronunciation similar to civil

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