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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Civilizing(0.01125 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Civilizing.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: train to be discriminative in taste or judgment; “Cultivate
your musical taste”; “Train your tastebuds”; “She is
well schooled in poetry” [syn: educate, school, train,
2: raise from a barbaric to a civilized state; “The wild child
found wandering in the forest was gradually civilized”
English → English (gcide)
Civilize \Civ"i*lize\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Civilized; p. pr. &
vb. n. Civilizing.] [Cf. F. civilizer, fr.L. civilis civil.
1. To reclaim from a savage state; to instruct in the rules
and customs of civilization; to educate; to refine.
Yet blest that fate which did his arms dispose
Her land to civilize, as to subdue. --Dryden
2. To admit as suitable to a civilized state. [Obs. or R.]
“Civilizing adultery.” --Milton.
Syn: To polish; refine; humanize.