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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pacifist, pacificist, disarmeradjective

    someone opposed to violence as a means of settling disputes

  2. pacifist(a), pacifistic, dovishadjective

    opposed to war

GCIDE

  1. pacifistnoun

    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.

Wiktionary

  1. pacifistnoun

    One who loves, supports, or favours peace; one who is pro-peace.

  2. pacifistnoun

    One who avoids violence.

  3. pacifistnoun

    One who opposes violence and is anti-war.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pacifist in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pacifist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of pacifist in a Sentence

  1. Albert Einstein:

    He who cherishes the values of culture cannot fail to be a pacifist.

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    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.

  3. Volodymyr Knyr:

    You don't need an iron fist if you aren't a pacifist.

  4. Yukihisa Fujita:

    The govt changed the interpretation of the constitution last year, which in itself is against the constitution. 200-300 experts have said that this is unconstitutional. for the last 70 years Japan has been known as a pacifist nation, it hasn't sent troops outside (of the country) expect in humanitarian roles. This (proposed change) is against the way our security policy has been set up, it will damage the way Japanese people and country is viewed. It will damage the view of Japanese as a diplomatic nation.

  5. Alice Walker:

    The quietly pacifist peaceful always die to make room for men who shout.

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