Definitions for pacifist
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word pacifist
pacifist, pacificist, disarmer(adj)
someone opposed to violence as a means of settling disputes
pacifist(a), pacifistic, dovish(adj)
opposed to war
A person whose strong belief in pacifism causes him/her to refuse to participate in military activities, especially one who refuses to be drafted into the armed forces.
One who loves, supports, or favours peace; one who is pro-peace.
One who avoids violence.
One who opposes violence and is anti-war.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
You don't need an iron fist if you aren't a pacifist.
He who cherishes the values of culture cannot fail to be a pacifist.
The quietly pacifist peaceful always die to make room for men who shout.
The Japanese are more anti-militarist than pacifist, they're prepared to accept the necessity of self-defense.
I am not a pacifist: I supported the war in Afghanistan, I supported President Clinton's effort to deal with ethnic cleansing in Kosovo, I support air strikes in Syria, i happen to believe from the bottom of my heart that war should be the last resort.
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