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truce

 (tro͞os)
n.
1. A temporary cessation or suspension of hostilities by agreement of the opposing sides; an armistice.
2. A respite from a disagreeable state of affairs.
tr. & intr.v. truced, truc·ing, truc·es
To end or be ended with a truce.

[Middle English trewes, pl. of trewe, treaty, pledge, from Old English trēow; see deru- in Indo-European roots.]

truce

(truːs)
n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) an agreement to stop fighting, esp temporarily
2. temporary cessation of something unpleasant
[C13: from the plural of Old English treow trow; see true, trust]

truce

(trus)

n.
1. a suspension of hostilities for a specified period of time by mutual agreement of the warring parties; cease-fire; armistice.
2. an agreement or treaty establishing this.
3. a temporary respite, as from trouble or pain.
[1175–1225; Middle English trewes, pl. of trewe, Old English trēow belief, pledge, treaty. See trow]
truce′less, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.truce - a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace termstruce - a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms
peace - the state prevailing during the absence of war

truce

noun ceasefire, break, stay, rest, peace, treaty, interval, moratorium, respite, lull, cessation, let-up (informal), armistice, intermission, cessation of hostilities The fighting has given way to an uneasy truce.

truce

noun
A temporary cessation of hostilities by mutual consent of the contending parties:
Translations
هُدْنَةهُدْنَه
příměří
våbenhvile
aselepo
primirje
fegyverszünet
vopnahlé
休戦
휴전
pamierspārtraukums
premirje
vapenvila
การสงบศึกชั่วคราว
ateşkesmütareke
thỏa ước ngừng bắn

truce

[truːs] N (Mil) → tregua f
to call a truce (Mil) (fig) → acordar una tregua

truce

[ˈtruːs] ntrêve f
to call a truce (in war)faire cesser les hostilités; (in argument, feud)faire la paix
Let's call a truce → Faisons la paix.

truce

n (Mil, fig) → Waffenstillstand m; (Mil, interrupting fighting) → Waffenruhe f; truce!Friede!

truce

[truːs] ntregua
to call a truce → dichiarare una tregua

truce

(truːs) noun
a (usually temporary) rest from fighting, agreed to by both sides.

truce

هُدْنَة příměří våbenhvile Waffenstillstand εκεχειρία tregua aselepo trêve primirje tregua 休戦 휴전 wapenstilstand våpenhvile rozejm trégua перемирие vapenvila การสงบศึกชั่วคราว ateşkes thỏa ước ngừng bắn 停战