civi-, civ-, cit-
(Latin: city: big town, metropolitan area; citizen: a legal resident or inhabitant)
When Ed asked for information from the bank clerk, her responses were shockingly full of incivilities because just before he came to her, she was informed that she would be losing her job in order to reduce the expense of so many employees.
Some semicivilized countries still lack rules about how people should be properly treated; especially, when different religious beliefs and customs are involved.
2. Showing no concern for the well-being of people or for the proper way to behave towards others: There are those who are convinced that capital punishment is an uncivilized act and so it should be stopped!
When some people don't have their financial desires fulfilled, they respond in uncivilized ways, which doesn't help them to achieve their objectives.