Antonyms
Etymology

1. civil

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

Antonyms

  • unrefined

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

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Rhymes with Civil Suit

  • disrepute
  • subacute
  • undilute
  • grassroot
  • dispute
  • compute
  • absolut
  • zoot-suit
  • repute
  • refute
  • recruit
  • permute
  • minute
  • impute
  • degroote
  • commute
  • uproot
  • stroot
  • salute
  • reroute
  • pursuit
  • pollute
  • macoute
  • hirsute
  • enroute
  • dilute
  • caillouet
  • cahouet
  • cahoot
  • beirut

Sentences with civil-suit


1. Noun Phrase
Petitioning the court to order your stepmother to produce the will starts a civil suit.

2. Noun Phrase
Likewise, a victim has the option to file a civil suit against the defendant.

2. 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)

3. civil

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

Synonyms

  • civilised

Antonyms

  • discourtesy
  • impolite

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

4. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color.

Synonyms

  • slack suit
  • pinstripe
  • business suit
  • double-breasted suit
  • single-breasted suit
  • suit of clothes
  • garment

Antonyms

  • unbox
  • unpack
  • nominative
  • oblique

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

5. suit

verb. ['ˈsuːt'] be agreeable or acceptable to.

Synonyms

  • fit
  • meet
  • accommodate

Antonyms

  • unsound
  • inappropriate
  • unready
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

6. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy.

Synonyms

  • causa
  • class action
  • lawsuit
  • countersuit
  • bastardy proceeding
  • proceedings
  • class-action suit
  • proceeding
  • cause
  • criminal suit
  • legal proceeding
  • paternity suit
  • case
  • civil suit

Antonyms

  • relevant
  • dissuade
  • fixed-width font
  • proportional font

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

7. suit

verb. ['ˈsuːt'] accord or comport with.

Synonyms

  • match
  • jibe
  • check
  • beseem
  • agree
  • fit
  • gibe
  • befit
  • correspond

Antonyms

  • unmuzzle
  • fall short of
  • unhealthy
  • ill

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

8. suit

verb. ['ˈsuːt'] be agreeable or acceptable.

Synonyms

  • be

Antonyms

  • nonreligious person
  • repel

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

9. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] a petition or appeal made to a person of superior status or rank.

Synonyms

  • entreaty
  • appeal

Antonyms

  • unbalance
  • derestrict
  • activity

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)

10. suit

noun. ['ˈsuːt'] a man's courting of a woman; seeking the affections of a woman (usually with the hope of marriage).

Synonyms

  • bundling
  • courtship
  • prayer
  • entreaty
  • courting
  • appeal

Antonyms

  • activeness
  • attack
  • start
  • stay

Etymology

  • sieute (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • siute (Anglo-Norman)
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