verb (used without object), peaced, peac·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR peace
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Idioms for peace
- in a state or relationship of nonbelligerence or concord; not at war.
- untroubled; tranquil; content.
Origin of peace
OTHER WORDS FROM peace
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH peacepeace , piece
Words nearby peace
Example sentences from the Web for peace
California counties can start dealing with mail-in ballots 29 days before the election, but even if your state waits longer or doesn’t tally them until election day, it may still help your peace of mind to get it in early.Why you should vote as early as possible (and how to do it)|John Kennedy|September 17, 2020|Popular Science
Since 2013, police officers have issued 83 tickets against people for speech that supposedly breaches the public peace.
The government claims they’re necessary for keeping the peace, particularly in areas like Kashmir, where there are regular outbreaks of violence.Podcast: How a 135-year-old law lets India shutdown the internet|Anthony Green|September 2, 2020|MIT Technology Review
The first two of those for the obvious purpose of keeping the peace.How Pseudoscientists Get Away With It - Facts So Romantic|Stuart Firestein|August 28, 2020|Nautilus
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Domestically, the prime minister maintains the dubious line that he is the only man who can keep the still-fragile peace.
They called for peace, reconciliation, and the safe return of Father Gregorio.
The question is will we see regime changes in both Hamas and Israel that embrace a lasting peace?
But without any peace talks on the horizon, everyone is now left to their own devices.
At Christianity Today, Peter Chin claims Christians should preach peace instead of bogging down in the particulars of race.
My son,” said Grabantak one evening to Chingatok, “if we are henceforth to live in peace, why not unite and become one nation?The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
Impressed by the lugubrious scene, Aguinaldo yielded, and the next day peace negotiations were opened.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Above all, he was amazed to hear me talk of a mercenary standing army in the midst of peace and among a free people.Gulliver's Travels|Jonathan Swift
And it was no light task, then, for six hundred men to keep the peace on a thousand miles of frontier.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
O death, how bitter is the remembrance of thee to a man that hath peace in his possessions!The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
British Dictionary definitions for peace
- the state existing during the absence of war
- (as modifier)peace negotiations
- in a state of harmony or friendship
- in a state of serenity
- deadthe old lady is at peace now
Word Origin for peace
Idioms and Phrases with peace
In addition to the idiom beginning with peace
- peace and quiet
- at peace
- hold one's tongue (peace)
- keep the peace
- leave someone in peace
- make one's peace with
- make peace