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peace·ful

 (pēs′fəl)
adj.
1. Undisturbed by strife, turmoil, or disagreement; tranquil: a peaceful hike through the forest. See Synonyms at calm.
2. Inclined or disposed to peace; peaceable: a peaceful solution to the dispute.
3. Not involving violence or employing force: a peaceful protest.

peace′ful·ly adv.
peace′ful·ness n.

peaceful

(ˈpiːsfʊl)
adj
1. not in a state of war or disagreement
2. tranquil; calm
3. not involving violence: peaceful picketing.
4. of, relating to, or in accord with a time of peace: peaceful uses of atomic energy.
5. inclined towards peace
ˈpeacefully adv
ˈpeacefulness n

peace•ful

(ˈpis fəl)

adj.
1. characterized by peace; free from war, strife, commotion, violence, or disorder.
2. of or characteristic of a state or time of peace.
3. peaceable; not argumentative or quarrelsome.
[1250–1300]
peace′ful•ly, adv.
peace′ful•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.peaceful - not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war; "a peaceful nation"; "peaceful times"; "a far from peaceful Christmas"; "peaceful sleep"
nonaggressive, unaggressive - not aggressive; not given to fighting or assertiveness
amicable - characterized by friendship and good will
quiet - characterized by an absence or near absence of agitation or activity; "a quiet life"; "a quiet throng of onlookers"; "quiet peace-loving people"; "the factions remained quiet for almost 10 years"
nonviolent - abstaining (on principle) from the use of violence
unpeaceful - not peaceful; "unpeaceful times"; "an unpeaceful marriage"
2.peaceful - peacefully resistant in response to injustice; "passive resistance"
nonviolent - abstaining (on principle) from the use of violence

peaceful

adjective
1. at peace, friendly, harmonious, amicable, cordial, nonviolent, without hostility, free from strife, on friendly or good terms Their relations with most of these people were peaceful.
at peace warring, violent, bitter, hostile, wartime, unfriendly, antagonistic
2. peace-loving, conciliatory, peaceable, placatory, irenic, pacific, unwarlike warriors who killed or enslaved the peaceful farmers
peace-loving belligerent, warlike
4. serene, placid, undisturbed, untroubled, unruffled I felt relaxed and peaceful.

peaceful

adjective
1. Not excited or emotionally agitated:
2. Motionless and undisturbed:
3. Inclined or disposed to peace; not quarrelsome or unruly:
Translations
مُسَالِمٌهادئ، مُسالِم
klidnýmírový
fredelig
rauhallinen
miran
friîsæll
平和な
평화로운
mirenmiroljuben
fridfull
อย่างสงบ
yên tĩnh

peaceful

[ˈpiːsfʊl] ADJ
1. (= non-violent) [person, tribe, nation] → pacífico; [demonstration, protest] → pacífico, no violento
to live in peaceful coexistence (with sb)convivir pacíficamente (con algn)
to change society by or through peaceful meanscambiar la sociedad por medios pacíficos
to seek a peaceful solution to a conflictbuscar una solución pacífica a un conflicto
the peaceful uses of atomic energylos usos de la energía atómica para fines pacíficos
2. (= calm, untroubled) [place, life] → tranquilo
on a peaceful June eveninguna tranquila tarde de junio
it's very peaceful hereeste es un lugar muy tranquilo
the streets are peaceful after yesterday's fightinglas calles están tranquilas después de las confrontaciones de ayer
they say it's a peaceful way to godicen que es una forma de morir sin nada de sufrimiento or sin sufrir dolores
she's had a peaceful nightha pasado buena noche

peaceful

[ˈpiːsfʊl] adj
[place, time, situation] → paisible, calme
a peaceful afternoon → un après-midi paisible
[person] (= calm) → paisible, calme
[protest, demonstration] → pacifique
a peaceful protest → une manifestation pacifique

peaceful

adjfriedlich; (= peaceable) nation, person etcfriedfertig, friedliebend; (= calm, undisturbed) holiday, sleep etcruhig; deathsanft; use of nuclear powerfür friedliche Zwecke; a peaceful transition to independencedie Erlangung der Unabhängigkeit auf friedlichem Wege; he had a peaceful reignwährend seiner Regierungszeit herrschte Frieden; I didn’t get a peaceful moment all day longich bin den ganzen Tag keine Sekunde zur Ruhe gekommen; to achieve something by or through peaceful meansetw mit friedlichen Mitteln erlangen; for peaceful purposesfür friedliche Zwecke

peaceful

[ˈpiːsfʊl] adj (person, coexistence) → pacifico/a; (demonstration) → non violento/a; (period) → di pace; (place, life, sleep) → tranquillo/a

peace

(piːs) noun
1. (sometimes with a) (a time of) freedom from war; (a treaty or agreement which brings about) the end or stopping of a war. Does our country want peace or war?; (also adjective) a peace treaty.
2. freedom from disturbance; quietness. I need some peace and quiet.
ˈpeaceable adjective
liking peace; not fighting, quarrelling etc. He's a peaceable person.
ˈpeaceably adverb
ˈpeaceful adjective
quiet; calm; without worry or disturbance. It's very peaceful in the country.
ˈpeacefully adverb
ˈpeacefulness noun
ˈpeacemaker noun
a person who tries to make peace between enemies, people who are quarrelling etc. When my brother and sister quarrel I act as peacemaker.
ˈpeace-offering noun
something offered or given to make peace. She took him a drink as a peace-offering.
ˈpeacetime noun
a time when there is no war. Even in peacetime, a soldier's life is hard.
at peace
not at war; not fighting. The two countries were at peace.
in peace
1. without disturbance. Why can't you leave me in peace?
2. not wanting to fight. They said they came in peace.
make peace
to agree to end a war. The two countries finally made peace (with each other).
peace of mind
freedom from worry etc.

peaceful

مُسَالِمٌ mírový fredelig friedlich ειρηνικός pacífico rauhallinen paisible miran pacifico 平和な 평화로운 vredig fredelig spokojny pacífico мирный fridfull อย่างสงบ barışçıl yên tĩnh 和平的

peaceful

a. pacífico-a; tranquilo-a, calmado-a.
References in classic literature ?
This is a very common course of things, even in the present state of the Union; but it was peculiarly the fortunes of the two extremes of society, in the peaceful and unenterprising colonies of Pennsylvania and New Jersey,
But now that they have learned crafts through Hephaestus the famed worker, easily they live a peaceful life in their own houses the whole year round.
Dear young woman," I continued, when I was able to control my emotion, "you are happily remote from the sin and wickedness of the town, and I am sorry to speak of such things in so peaceful a spot--but as a strange chance has led me here, I must speak, must tell you that all wives are not so virtuous and faithful as you, I am sure, are.
Though adopted into the tribe, he still retained the warlike spirit of his race, and loathed the peaceful, inoffensive habits of those around him.
To be drowned in a pond, though it might be called an ignominious fate by the ignorant, is yet a bright and peaceful ending in comparison with some other endings to one's earthly career which I have mentally quaked at in the intervals or even in the midst of violent exertions.
Peaceful with six children Darya Alexandrovna could not be.
They were a peaceful race, taking no delight in warfare, and caring nothing for military renown.
For the heart whose woes are legion'Tis a peaceful, soothing region - For the spirit that walks in shadow'Tis - oh 'tis an Eldorado
So saying, he annexed both countries, and after a long, peaceful, and happy reign was poisoned by his Prime Minister.
May the judge disappear, and the philosopher continue the peaceful exploration of the sea
We earn our livelihood in America today in peaceful competition with people all across the Earth.
asked Zarathustra temptingly, while he kept back the kine which sniffed familiarly at the peaceful one.