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1.
Another way to say polite. Mostly used by bitchy, stuck up people who think they are much better than others. 99% of the time they are not.
Stuck-up snob: I will act civil to them tonight.
Person: You mean polite?
by Bella Rem June 12, 2010
 
2.
To be 'Civil' with someone, Meaning to be 'OK' With someone.
'I Don't want a argument, I at least want to be civil'.
by PersonHi. October 02, 2011
 
3.
CiVil is skateboard, clothing, & sneaker store in east greenwich rhode island. They carry a lot of rad stuff that you can't find at other stores.
i just picked up some fresh nike's at CiVil.
by ****************** February 26, 2008
 
4.
an adjective of sophisticated refinement meaning very good, excellent, fashionable, hip, or cool. "Civil" isn't criticized like words such as "tight" or "hella".
Man, I wanna get with this civil chick.

Q: How is the Pacific Northwest?
A: Civil
by Coleburn December 13, 2007
 
5.
to not attack the crotch area of a male in an attack
i.e. in an attack by a woman on a man, it is civil not to hit him in the crotch
by Bob Smithy March 20, 2007
 
6.
not violent, less likely to carry a weapon
Do you know Sean in the ghetto? He's while civil
by Daryl Agnew June 27, 2007