Definitions for pacifistic

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pac•i•fismˈpæs əˌfɪz əm(n.)

  1. opposition to war or violence as a resort in the settlement of disputes.

  2. refusal to engage in military activity because of one's principles or beliefs.

  3. nonresistance .

Origin of pacifism:

1905–10; < F pacifisme


Princeton's WordNet

  1. pacifist(a), pacifistic, dovish(adj)

    opposed to war


  1. pacifistic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to pacifism.


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