Antonyms

1. civil-libertarian

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

Antonyms

  • center

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2. activist

adjective. ['ˈæktɪvɪst'] advocating or engaged in activism.

Synonyms

  • active

Antonyms

  • conservative
  • peaceful

Etymology

  • -ist (English)
  • active (English)
  • actif (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. activist

noun. ['ˈæktɪvɪst'] a militant reformer.

Synonyms

  • crusader
  • social reformer
  • reformer
  • meliorist
  • reformist
  • Black Panther
  • militant

Antonyms

  • dull
  • inactiveness
  • lethargic
  • inactive

Etymology

  • -ist (English)
  • active (English)
  • actif (Middle English (1100-1500))

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)

Example sentences of the word civil-rights-activist


1. Noun Phrase
Martin Luther King Jr. was a civil rights activist in the 1950s and 1960s who did much to elevate the status of African Americans and who progressed the state of minority rights in the United States.

2. Noun Phrase
When Melissa Harris-Perry attempted to drop a college course taught by Maya Angelou, the famous poet and civil rights activist offered her a job as an assistant so she could remain eligible for her academic scholarship.

3. Noun Phrase
Behind his desk chair, there is also a table featuring family photos and a bust of Latinx civil rights activist and labor leader Cesar Chavez.

4. Noun Phrase
The 1920s were also a period of major accomplishment for performing artist and civil rights activist Paul Robeson, who was born in Princeton.

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