civil servant


civil servant

noun

: a person who works for the government : a person who works in the civil service

Full Definition of CIVIL SERVANT

1
:  a member of a civil service
2
:  a member of the administrative staff of an international agency

Examples of CIVIL SERVANT

  1. <took the examination to become a civil servant in the defense department>

First Known Use of CIVIL SERVANT

1800

Rhymes with CIVIL SERVANT

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