Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “civilization”

civilization

noun [U] (PROCESS)
过程
(UK usually civilisation)
 
 
/ˌsɪv.əl.aɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/
the process of educating a society so that its culture becomes more developed
教化;开化
The civilization of Britain by the Romans took years to complete.
罗马人对不列颠人的教化用了许多年才得以完成。
Teaching in general
(Definition of civilization noun (PROCESS) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “civilization” in simplified Chinese

Definitions of “civilization” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

microbrewery

a small company that makes beer, usually using traditional methods, and often has a restaurant where its beer is served

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More