After the armistice, Brazier hosted one of her popular pig roasts at Col de la Luère, hiring a clown and a marching band.
armistice lines (and more occupied territories) are still the de facto barriers between Israel and Lebanon and Syria.
Life along the armistice line showcases some of the worst excesses of both sides.
The borders of Israel between 1949 and 1967, created by armistice agreements, were even less acceptable to the party.
Legal jurisdiction would go in accordance with the 1949 armistice agreement.
The English asked fifteen days' armistice to consider the proposal in.
It was on the following Monday that tidings of the armistice were proclaimed.
The armistice to bury the dead expired on the 13th, and a Boer commando had been sighted to the west.
Through Susie, a kind of armistice was arranged between Smith and the Indians.
There was no unpleasant possibility of having to make common cause and proclaim an armistice.
1707, from French armistice (1680s), coined on the model of Latin solstitium (see solstice), etc., from Latin arma "arms" (see arm (n.2)) + -stitium (used only in compounds), from sistere "cause to stand" (see assist).
The word is attested in English from 1660s in the Latin form armistitium. German Waffenstillstand is a loan-translation from French. Armistice Day (1919) marked the end of the Great War of 1914-18 on Nov. 11, 1918. In Britain, after World War II, it merged with Remembrance Day. In U.S., Armistice Day became a national holiday in 1926. In 1954, to honor World War II and Korean War veterans as well, it was re-dubbed Veterans Day.