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Origin of pacifist
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And the ones protesting the loudest may be the war-mongering men forced into pacifist celibacy.Japanese Women Tell Their Men They Have to Choose Between Love and War|Jake Adelstein, Angela Erika Kubo|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had a weakness for fine clothes and good-looking women, and he certainly was no pacifist.
A veteran hawk, Prime Minister Abe wants to strengthen Japan, even review its pacifist constitution.Japan’s Anti-Nuclear Activists Losing Ground Since Fukushima Disaster|Lennox Samuels|March 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In their decision they wrote that there was some chance I was a pacifist after all.
Though a pacifist and Liberal party mayoral candidate, he was smeared as a “medic to guerrillas.”Hector Abad On “Oblivion: A Memoir,” a Memorial to His Murdered Father|Maya Jaggi|April 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
We might almost say that he was a new type—a nineteenth century humanitarian and pacifist in an eighteenth century environment.The Idea of Progress|J. B. Bury
The pacifist, let me parenthetically observe, is scarcely a Christian.Marse Henry (Vol. 1)|Henry Watterson
Most of us would be hard pressed to define the term "pacifist" itself.
Though in no sense a pacifist, Emma Goldman was intensely opposed to wars between nations.Emma Goldman|Charles A. Madison
The pacifist principles are already widely accepted as ideals in the affairs of individuals.
1903, from French pacifiste (see pacifism). Related: Pacifistic (1902).