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peace offering

n.
An offering made to an adversary in the interests of peace or reconciliation.

peace offering

n
1. something given to an adversary in the hope of procuring or maintaining peace
2. (Judaism) Judaism a sacrificial meal shared between the offerer and Jehovah to intensify the union between them

peace′ of`fering


n.
1. any offering made to procure peace.
2. a sacrificial offering made in order to assure communion with God. Ex. 20:24; Lev. 7:11–18.
[1525–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.peace offering - something offered to an adversary in the hope of obtaining peacepeace offering - something offered to an adversary in the hope of obtaining peace
offering, offer - something offered (as a proposal or bid); "noteworthy new offerings for investors included several index funds"
Translations

peace offering

n (fig) → dono in segno di riconciliazione
References in classic literature ?
Will you, sir, accept the bird as a small peace offering for the hurt that prevented your own success?
She put them in his buttonhole as a peace offering, and he stood a minute looking down at them with a curious expression, for in the Italian part of his nature there was a touch of superstition, and he was just then in that state of half-sweet, half-bitter melancholy, when imaginative young men find significance in trifles and food for romance everywhere.
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that's just the pair of themin the treatment room, with tension in the air Meanwhile, Rovisitors are on Kerry, and the half-naked, sl Later that w Bernice some offering and massage i she's pla revenge And what a Andy Later that week, Andy takes Bernice some flowers as a peace offering and she suggests a massage in return.
that's just the pair of themin the treatment room, with tension in the air Meanwhile, Rovisitors are on Kerry, and the half-naked, sl Later that w Bernice some offering and massage i she's pla revenge And what a Andy LIP SERVICE: Andy was only expecting a spray tan Later that week, Andy takes Bernice some flowers as a peace offering and she suggests a massage in return.
The daughter of X Factor judge Sharon was outraged by the sweet treat, meant as a peace offering, and she responded by firing off angry tweets to the singer.
TV presenter Kelly, who turned 29 on Sunday, was left fuming after the Applause singer presented her mum Sharon, who's a judge on the talent contest, with a birthday cake for her as a peace offering.
Washington, Oct 29 ( ANI ): Kelly Osbourne has rejected Lady Gaga's birthday cake, which she sent it through her mother, Sharon Osbourne as a peace offering.
The event is free, but donations will be accepted during a peace offering.
There will also be a chance to create a token of your hopes for peace, or make a peace offering from clay to give someone.
Peace Offering aims to continue that good record in Beverley's 3.
GIANFRANCO ZOLA insists his West Ham masterplan will not be scuppered by the club's pounds 21million peace offering to settle the infamous Carlos Tevez affair.