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Word of the Day: Civility

November 9, 2016
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civility

noun ci·vil·i·ty \sə-ˈvi-lə-tē\

Simple Definition of civility

:polite, reasonable, and respectful behavior

civilities: polite actions and words

Source: Merriam-Webster’s Learner’s Dictionary

4 Comments leave one →
  1. November 14, 2016 9:12 am

    Reblogged this on Surviving to Thriving LjL and commented:
    Model civility!

  2. Betsey permalink
    November 10, 2016 5:36 am

    I fear for the civil discourse our country was founded on. Thank you for this post. I hope civility finds its way back into our government, and we have better models for our students than were shown us during this horrible election season.

  3. Lisa permalink
    November 9, 2016 10:11 am

    What a thoughtful choice for a word for today — we call can work to be more polite and respectful towards each and every individual. I will take this word with me today.

  4. Rusty Wilson permalink
    November 9, 2016 8:08 am

    E X C E L L E N T – Thank you.

    On Wed, Nov 9, 2016 at 8:04 AM, From Surviving to Thriving wrote:

    > Linda C. posted: “noun ci·vil·i·ty \sə-ˈvi-lə-tē\ Simple Definition of > civility :polite, reasonable, and respectful behavior civilities: polite > actions and words Source: Merriam-Webster’s Learner’s Dictionary” >

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