[ pas-uh-fis-tik ]
/ ˌpæs əˈfɪs tɪk /


of or relating to pacifism or pacifists.

Origin of pacifistic

First recorded in 1925–30; pacif(ic) + -istic

OTHER WORDS FROM pacifistic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Examples from the Web for pacifistic

  • On the other side we find the great variety of pacifistic minds.

  • Of these, the two most powerful may be classed under the general heading "bolshevistic" and "pacifistic."

    Invention|Bradley A. Fiske
  • The pacifistic demand for a Federal World State in order to make the abolition of war a possibility.