civilised

All Adjective Verb
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  • Can we say much more of the most civilised among us? Cited from Mexico, by Charles Reginald Enock
  • The whole civilised world contained for her but one friend to whom she would write. Cited from The Mormon Prophet, by Lily Dougall
  • Its great distance from any civilised settlement was the reason why he had not done so. Cited from The Bush Boys, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • Of course among civilised nations these reasons for war are said to be always good. Cited from The Madman and the Pirate, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • The sports of the civilised man are means of life to the natural man. Cited from The Quest of the Simple Life, by William J. Dawson
  • That man in a civilised country would have made himself known and even celebrated. Cited from The Land of the Black Mountain, by Reginald Wyon and Gerald Prance
  • If this were not so, no commercial, social, civilised life would be possible at all. Cited from An Interpretation of Rudolf Eucken's Philosophy, by W. Tudor Jones
  • I believe that there should be values other than money in a civilised society.
  • Do you mean that the laws of all civilised nations are perfect? Cited from A Joy For Ever, by John Ruskin
  • They also taught them, as far as they had the means, the arts of civilised life. Cited from Exiled for the Faith, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The first sight of really civilised country was obtained at this period. Cited from Through Palestine with the 20th Machine Gun Squadron, by Unknown
  • They had still, however, a considerable distance to march before they were to meet with civilised men. Cited from Great African Travellers, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The fact is, neither he nor his ancestors have ever been really civilised. Cited from Post-Prandial Philosophy, by Grant Allen
  • He desired to return once more within the pale of civilised society. Cited from The Bush Boys, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • Of course, therefore, we were far beyond the every day influences of civilised life. Cited from The Big Otter, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • But as soon as we got out of the more civilised districts our difficulties began. Cited from In the Rocky Mountains, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • But there has been some real advance, in all civilised countries. Cited from Outspoken Essays, by William Ralph Inge
  • Meanwhile, in the western portion of the civilised world a similar process had gone on. Cited from The Story of Geographical Discovery, by Joseph Jacobs
  • "This palace must have been the work of a more highly civilised race." Cited from Old Gold, by George Manville Fenn
  • One does not require such a thing in a civilised country! Cited from The Chink in the Armour, by Marie Belloc Lowndes
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Root form of civilised is civilise for the verb.

Synonyms of civilised