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Correct spelling:
civilian
Definition:
associated with or performed by civilians as contrasted with the military; " civilian clothing"; " civilian life"

Synonyms:

adjective
all
civilian.
nonmilitary
noncombatant, pacificist, private, not in armed forces, noncombative, unhostile, nonmilitant.
noun
civilian
civil, noncombatant.
commonalty
pleb, ruck.
inhabitant
citizen.
nonmilitary
unmilitary, not in the armed forces, in civilian life, lay, pacificist, in civvies, noncombat, private, in mufti, nonmilitant.
nonmilitary person
subject, CIV, commoner, private citizen, citizen, civvie.
person
civilian.
Examples of usage:
  1. I can provide you with civilian dress. – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  2. An officer shoots dead a civilian who had ventured the remark that a gentleman never addressed ladies to whom he had not been introduced. – Comrade Kropotkin by Victor Robinson
  3. I knew a man once- he must have been about your age, Major, an old Indian, too, only he had been a civilian- who had gone stone blind late in life. – A Frontier Mystery by Bertram Mitford
  4. He is Chief Executive of the Nation's largest civilian organization. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  5. There was a subdued laugh from the man in civilian clothes, standing in the bay window. – The Intriguers by William Le Queux

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