civic-minded

adjective
civ·​ic-mind·​ed | \ ˌsi-vik-ˈmīn-dəd How to pronounce civic-minded (audio) \

Definition of civic-minded

: disposed to look after civic needs and interests

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civic-mindedness noun

First Known Use of civic-minded

1907, in the meaning defined above

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“Civic-minded.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/civic-minded. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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civic-minded

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English Language Learners Definition of civic-minded

: tending to do things that help your city or town and the people who live there

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