What does cease-fire mean?

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cease-fire

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. armistice, cease-fire, trucenoun

    a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms

Wiktionary

  1. cease-firenoun

    alternative spelling of ceasefire

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cease-fire in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cease-fire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of cease-fire in a Sentence

  1. Petro Poroshenko:

    Today is the first 24 hours for seven months ... when we have a real cease-fire in Ukraine, you simply can't imagine how important it is for me. This is the first night when I don't have neither lost nor wounded Ukrainian soldiers. When we don't have any lost or wounded civilians.

  2. Mike Pence:

    President Trump communicated to him very clearly that the United States of America wants Turkey to stop the invasion, implement an immediate cease-fire and to begin to negotiate with Kurdish forces in Syria to bring an end to the violence.

  3. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko:

    We demand an unconditional peace, we demand a cease-fire, a withdrawal of all foreign troops, and closing of the border. ... We will find a compromise within the country.

  4. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk:

    The geography of cease-fire violations by militia has broadened. For the first time this month, the enemy has deployed the Grad system against our servicemen.

  5. Diego Carlos:

    The story moved me. Knowing that he died just hours before the cease-fire. ... its sad like all war stories, i just turned 60 and I demand our sovereignty over Las Malvinas, but I also pay homage to all of those who died Argentine and British because I think thats the way to rebuild.

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