Words nearby peacetime
How to use peacetime in a sentence
It’s really the worst peacetime recession in history since the Great Depression.Gita Gopinath Diving Deep Down the Path of Pandemic Economics|Esabelle Lee|April 6, 2021|Ozy
In more peacetime settings, transports that could launch durable scout aircraft could fly to the site of a natural disaster, and then use the drone to see if there is a viable landing area below.This Airbus prototype could deploy drones from cargo planes|Kelsey D. Atherton|February 24, 2021|Popular-Science
He imagined a megafactory that “companies could use in peacetime” but that could be quickly reoriented to churn out shots during the next pandemic.The next act for messenger RNA could be bigger than covid vaccines|David Rotman|February 5, 2021|MIT Technology Review
They sought to consolidate territorial gains, annex additional lands and insist on America’s “neutral rights” to trade in wartime or peacetime.Defeating today’s top threats requires rethinking our idea of national security|Melvyn Leffler|January 26, 2021|Washington Post
The 1958 destruction of Ripple Rock represents one of the largest peacetime explosions ever, and was one of the first events televised live across the country by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance is a different sound for you.
Which is more than can be said during peace, witness peacetime politics.Up To A Point: What We Really Need Is a Nobel War Prize|P. J. O’Rourke|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Cold War provided justification for a larger peacetime military, since we were never really at peace, or so the argument went.The 1 Percent Army: Andrew Bacevich on How America Lost the Military|Phil Klay|September 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Nonetheless, FDR drummed up just enough support in the summer of 1940 to institute the first peacetime draft in American history.
At the same time, the Allies realized that their fellow wartime ally, the Soviet Union, would soon become their peacetime enemy.America’s Secret Government Program to Hire Nazi War Criminals|Richard Rashke|August 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Following the war Virginia returned to its two great peacetime interests—trade and expansion.Virginia Under Charles I And Cromwell, 1625-1660|Wilcomb E. Washburn
Bikini in 1946 was the scene of the first peacetime tests of atomic weapons.Atoms, Nature, and Man|Neal O. Hines
The France to which tourists will come after the war will not be the France which peacetime visitors knew.The Glory of The Coming|Irvin S. Cobb
In peacetime, absolute accountability is required, because dollar economy in operations is a main object.
This is a process which must be mastered in peacetime, if it is to stand the multiplied strains of war.
British Dictionary definitions for peacetime
- a period without war; time of peace
- (as modifier)a peacetime agreement