- The definition of civic-minded is someone who is interested in and cares about what is going on in his community.
A person who runs for a position on the school board is an example of someone who would be described as civic-minded.
civic-minded definition by Webster's New World
having, showing, or actively carrying out one's concern for the condition and affairs of one's community; public-spirited
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- civic-mindedness noun
civic-minded definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Concerned with civic interests or active in community affairs.