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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /ˌsɪv.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/
    • /ˌsɪv.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /ˌsɪv.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/

Definitions of civilizations word

  • noun civilizations Plural form of civilization. 1
  • noun civilizations plural of civilization. 0

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Parts of speech for Civilizations


civilizations popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 94% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for civilizations

noun civilizations

  • cultures — the quality in a person or society that arises from a concern for what is regarded as excellent in arts, letters, manners, scholarly pursuits, etc.
  • polities — a particular form or system of government: civil polity; ecclesiastical polity.
  • advancements — Plural form of advancement.
  • progresses — a movement toward a goal or to a further or higher stage: the progress of a student toward a degree.
  • civilities — Plural form of civility.

Antonyms for civilizations

noun civilizations

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