Antonyms

1. civil-libertarian

adjective. having or showing active concern for protection of civil liberties protected by law.

Antonyms

  • center

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Words that Rhyme with Civil Disobedience

  • expedience

Example sentences of the word civil-disobedience


1. Noun Phrase
Among those campaigning for Indian nationalism was Ghandi, a civil rights leader who advocated non-violent civil disobedience.

2. disobedience

noun. ['ˌdɪsəˈbiːdiːəns, ˌdɪsoʊˈbiːdiːəns'] the failure to obey.

Synonyms

  • rebelliousness
  • insubordination
  • noncompliance
  • contempt

Antonyms

  • compliance
  • subordination
  • liking
  • courtesy

3. disobedience

noun. ['ˌdɪsəˈbiːdiːəns, ˌdɪsoʊˈbiːdiːəns'] the trait of being unwilling to obey.

Synonyms

  • naughtiness
  • mischievousness
  • badness
  • intractability

Antonyms

  • tractability
  • tameness
  • good
  • worthiness

4. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] applying to ordinary citizens as contrasted with the military.

Antonyms

  • unrefined

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

5. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] not rude; marked by satisfactory (or especially minimal) adherence to social usages and sufficient but not noteworthy consideration for others.

Synonyms

  • polite

Antonyms

  • uncivil
  • impoliteness

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

6. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] of or in a condition of social order.

Synonyms

  • civilised

Antonyms

  • discourtesy
  • impolite

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

7. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals.

Antonyms

  • serviceman

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)
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