Definition of civilizade in English:

civilizade

(also civilisade)

Pronunciation /ˌsɪv(ə)lʌɪˈzeɪd/ /ˌsɪvɪlʌɪˈzeɪd/

noun

  • A crusade instigated or conducted to bring a group of people to a stage of development considered to be more advanced.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From civilize + -ade, after crusade.