Peaceably Peacefully

Peaceful

Meanings and phrases

peaceful

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war; peaceable
  2. peacefully resistant in response to injustice; passive

more peaceful

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Unfortunately the world became not more peaceful but less, due to the war with terrorism.
  • For example, the forest was meant to be like a forest, but a bit more peaceful than a real one would be.
  • The culturally pluralist amalgamation was perhaps made also to make the election time a bit more peaceful."

peaceful resolution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • What had started as an idea for a peaceful resolution turned ugly.
  • The party advocated Yugoslavism, market reforms and a peaceful resolution to the Yugoslav crisis.
  • He led a seventeen-nation delegation to Nigeria during the civil war for advocacy and peaceful resolution of the conflict.

peaceful protest

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was a less than peaceful protest.
  • Human rights groups fear the powers could hinder peaceful protest.
  • Students and tutors staged a peaceful protest during after-dinner speeches.

peaceful coexistence

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, this peaceful coexistence did not last.
  • After decades of peaceful coexistence, tensions arose between settlers and natives.
  • Khrushchev then announced the theory of peaceful coexistence, which angered Hoxha greatly.

peaceful life

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Instead the radio brings the Westcotts' peaceful life to an end.
  • Poornima Jayaram, a widow living in Ooty, leads a peaceful life with her two sons.
  • However Eloisa didn't expect that her friend Clarisse will destroy her peaceful life.

peaceful means

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Madero argued that the revolutionaries should henceforth proceed solely by peaceful means.
  • In so doing, UNDO hoped to achieve through peaceful means that which was not attained through war.
  • As a "philosophical home ruler," he supported Home Rule for Ireland brought about by peaceful means.

peaceful solution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He believes decentralization should be part of this peaceful solution.
  • DeKalb was in favor of preserving the Union and wanted a peaceful solution.
  • International negotiations for a peaceful solution to the Namibian problem increased.

relatively peaceful

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The early years of the fort were relatively peaceful.
  • The boat's seventh patrol was relatively peaceful with no contacts.
  • Some encounters were violent, while others were relatively peaceful.

peaceful relations

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Britain paid and the episode ended in peaceful relations.
  • He also tried to promote peaceful relations between his bishopric and its neighbour states.
  • Gombodorj dis his best to maintain peaceful relations with the rising Manchus by sending tribute.

peaceful protests

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On July 19, the convention's second day, peaceful protests continued.
  • The strikes were supported by peaceful protests in the cities of Bamenda, Buea and Limbe.
  • He was a pioneer in organising peaceful protests in Damascus denouncing the government’s crackdown of the Arab Spring.

peaceful settlement

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It ended by calling for co-operation at all levels to find a peaceful settlement in the country.
  • This warfare contradicts the popular and at times academic "myth" of peaceful settlement in Australia.
  • On July 3 Chiang Kai-shek arrived in Beijing and met the representative from the Fengtian clique to discuss a peaceful settlement.
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