Need another word that means the same as “civilian”? Find 4 synonyms and 30 related words for “civilian” in this overview.
- Civilian as a Noun
- Definitions of "Civilian" as a noun
- Synonyms of "Civilian" as a noun (3 Words)
- Usage Examples of "Civilian" as a noun
- Civilian as an Adjective
- Definitions of "Civilian" as an adjective
- Synonyms of "Civilian" as an adjective (1 Word)
- Usage Examples of "Civilian" as an adjective
- Associations of "Civilian" (30 Words)
The synonyms of “Civilian” are: non-military person, ordinary citizen, private citizen, civil
Civilian as a Noun
Definitions of "Civilian" as a noun
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “civilian” as a noun can have the following definitions:
- A nonmilitary citizen.
- A person who is not a member of a particular profession or group, as viewed by a member of that group.
- A person not in the armed services or the police force.
Synonyms of "Civilian" as a noun (3 Words)
|non-military person||A human body (usually including the clothing.|
|ordinary citizen||An early bicycle with a very large front wheel and small back wheel.|
|private citizen||An enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines.|
Usage Examples of "Civilian" as a noun
- Terrorists and soldiers have killed tens of thousands of civilians.
- I talk to a lot of actresses and they say that civilians are scared of them.
Civilian as an Adjective
Definitions of "Civilian" as an adjective
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “civilian” as an adjective can have the following definitions:
- Associated with civil life or performed by persons who are not active members of the military.
- Relating to civilians.
Synonyms of "Civilian" as an adjective (1 Word)
|civil||Relating to civil law.|
Usage Examples of "Civilian" as an adjective
- Civilian clothing.
- Civilian life.
- Civilian clothes.
Associations of "Civilian" (30 Words)
|caste||The system of dividing society into castes.|
In both ants and termites the workers can include specialist castes such as soldiers.
|citizen||An inhabitant of a particular town or city.|
A British citizen.
|civil||Relating to civil law.|
They try to work out their differences in a civil manner.
|collective||A collective farm.|
A collective protest.
|commoner||A person who holds no title.|
A commoner s gown.
|commons||A piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area.|
The state was divided into clergy nobility and commons.
|community||A group of people living together and practising common ownership.|
The community of goods.
|constituent||Something determined in relation to something that includes it.|
A constituent assembly.
|disfranchise||Deprive of voting rights.|
|emigrant||A person who leaves their own country in order to settle permanently in another.|
She was a Polish emigrant who came to Scotland during the Second World War.
|emigrate||Leave one’s country of residence for a new one.|
Rose s parents emigrated to Australia.
|ethnicity||An ethnic quality or affiliation resulting from racial or cultural ties.|
The interrelationship between gender ethnicity and class.
|hierarchical||Classified according to various criteria into successive levels or layers.|
The hierarchical bureaucracy of a local authority.
|hierarchy||An arrangement or classification of things according to relative importance or inclusiveness.|
The Roman Catholic hierarchy in Romania.
|local||Of or belonging to or characteristic of a particular locality or neighborhood.|
The street was full of locals and tourists.
|national||A national newspaper as opposed to a local one.|
|nobody||A person of no importance or authority.|
They went from nobodies to superstars.
|noncombatant||Member of armed forces whose duties do not include fighting as e.g. a chaplain or surgeon.|
|nonentity||The quality or condition of being uninteresting or unimportant.|
Asserting the nonentity of evil.
|park||A gear position that acts as a parking brake.|
A walk round the park.
|plebeian||Of or belonging to the lower social classes.|
He is a man of plebeian tastes.
|population||(statistics) the entire aggregation of items from which samples can be drawn.|
Areas of sparse population.
The populous city of Shanghai.
|resident||(of a computer program, file, etc.) immediately available in computer memory, rather than having to be loaded from elsewhere.|
Resident mute swans and wintering Bewick s swans.
|rural||Of or relating to the countryside as opposed to the city.|
Remote rural areas.
|squatter||A person occupying a tract of pastoral land as a tenant of the Crown.|
A squatter camp.
|stratified||Arranged in a sequence of grades or ranks.|
Warming temperatures can lead to more stratified ocean layers.
|suburban||Relating to or characteristic of or situated in suburbs.|
|town||The chief city or town of a region.|
Rachel left to drive back into town.
|unarmed||(used of persons or the military) not having or using arms.|
Went alone and unarmed.