civilization

1 ENTRIES FOUND:
Save
civilization noun
also British civilisation /ˌsɪvələˈzeɪʃən/ Brit /ˌsɪvɪˌlaɪˈzeɪʃən/
plural civilizations
civilization
noun
also British civilisation /ˌsɪvələˈzeɪʃən/ Brit /ˌsɪvɪˌlaɪˈzeɪʃən/
plural civilizations
Learner's definition of CIVILIZATION
[noncount] : the condition that exists when people have developed effective ways of organizing a society and care about art, science, etc.
: a particular well-organized and developed society
[count]
[noncount]
[noncount] : all the societies of the world
[noncount] informal : a place that has the things that modern cities and towns have : a place where there is electricity, hot water, etc.
Comments & Questions
Comments & Questions
What made you want to look up civilization? Include any comments and questions you have about this word.