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Origin of peaceful
Examples from the Web for peaceful
Instead, he is cruelly jailed solely for the peaceful expression of his beliefs.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
To give the truth its rights, you have to see that groups like TMOC were threatened by peaceful protest.
The petroleum industry has depicted fracking as a few antiseptic drills dug on peaceful farmland.
The story of a mother, her son, the police who protected them, and the peaceful protest that brought them all together.The Wildly Peaceful, Human, Almost Boring, Ultimately Great New York City Protests for Eric Garner|Mike Barnicle|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The protestors cooperated for the most part, making the march orderly and peaceful.
There is a peaceful company among these hills, respected by all who conceive them aright.Slain By The Doones|R. D. Blackmore
Come and live with us; there is no place like Sogeri—it is good, it is large, it is peaceful, and there is plenty of food.Adventures in New Guinea|James Chalmers
In the predial, peaceful routine of their days there is a positive similarity.Sergeant York And His People|Sam Cowan
But one enormous indirect benefit we will gain if we can make Germany a peaceful and harmless State.The German War|Arthur Conan Doyle
You are growing too masterful altogether, and have none of the quiet demeanor and peaceful air which becomes an honest citizen.St. George for England|G. A. Henty
early 14c., "inclined to peace, friendly, pacific," from peace + -ful. Meaning "tranquil, calm, full of peace" is from mid-14c. In reference to nonviolent methods of effecting social change, it is attested from 1876. Related: Peacefully; peacefulness. Peaceful coexistence (1920) originally was in regard to Soviet policy toward the capitalist West.