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>

1800

First Known Use of civil servant

1800


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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