civil servant

noun

Definition of civil servant

  1. 1 :  a member of a civil service

  2. 2 :  a member of the administrative staff of an international agency

Examples of civil servant in a sentence

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

1767

First Known Use of civil servant

1767


CIVIL SERVANT Defined for English Language Learners

civil servant

noun

Definition of civil servant for English Language Learners

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



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