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peace treaty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. peace, peace treaty, pacification(noun)

    a treaty to cease hostilities

    "peace came on November 11th"


  1. peace treaty(Noun)

    An agreement to end fighting or conflict.


  1. Peace treaty

    A peace treaty is an agreement between two or more hostile parties, usually countries or governments, which formally ends a state of war between the parties. It is different from an armistice, which is an agreement to stop hostilities, or a surrender, in which an army agrees to give up arms, or a ceasefire in which the parties may agree to temporarily or permanently stop fighting.

Editors Contribution

  1. peace treaty

    Is a formal and legal document and agreement agreed and defined between a number of countries and governments with accurate and specific articles and measures on how peace will be created, achieved, implemented, maintained, monitored, reported and verified justly, signed and ratified when needed with an accurate defined framework, type of government, roles and responsibilities, plan and timeline for consultation with citizens and implementation which reflects the will of the people of the countries involved.

    There are a number of peace treaties and peace agreements in place around the world and some countries strive to create a peace treaty to ensure peace and harmony is achieved.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 6, 2016  

How to pronounce peace treaty?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say peace treaty in sign language?

  1. peacetreaty


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of peace treaty in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of peace treaty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of peace treaty in a Sentence

  1. Swiss Major General Urs Gerber:

    Only a peace treaty or war would end our operation here.

  2. Yu Tzu-hsiang:

    Hung does not seek independence from China and hopes to sign a peace treaty with the mainland.

  3. Go Myung-hyun:

    For North Korea, winning a peace treaty is the center of the U.S. relationship, it feels nuclear development gives it a bigger edge to do so.

  4. G. C. Lichtenberg:

    He was then in his fifty-fourth year, when even in the case of poets reason and passion begin to discuss a peace treaty and usually conclude it not very long afterwards.

  5. State Department spokesman John Kirby:

    ?To be clear, it was the North Koreans who proposed discussing a peace treaty, we carefully considered their proposal, and made clear that denuclearization had to be part of any such discussion. The North rejected our response.

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  • معاهدة سلامArabic
  • Friedensvertrag, FriedenGerman
  • traité de paixFrench
  • békeszerződés, békeegyezményHungarian
  • 和約, 講和条約, 平和条約Japanese
  • 평화 조약, 平和條約Korean
  • vredesverdrag, vredeDutch
  • мир, мирный договорRussian
  • fred, fredsverk, fredsfördrag, fredsslut, fredsavtalSwedish

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