Definition of civil court in English:

civil court

Syllabification: civ·il court

noun

A court dealing with noncriminal cases.
More example sentences
  • It asks whether cameras should be allowed in Crown Court, magistrates' courts, the civil courts, appeal courts and others such as tribunals.
  • These courts became and remain civil courts of limited jurisdiction.
  • Medical malpractice cases are tort cases brought in civil court, in which either the plaintiffs or the defendants prevail.