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Princeton's WordNet

  1. peaceable, peace-lovingadjective

    inclined or disposed to peace

    "they met in a peaceable spirit"; "peace-loving citizens"


  1. peace-loving

    Peace-loving is an adjective used to describe an individual or group that has a strong preference or desire for peace rather than conflict, violence or war. They actively strive for or promote peaceful resolutions when confronted with arguments or disputes. This term can also refer to those who favor diplomacy and harmonious relations in their personal interactions or on a global scale. People described as peace-loving typically value compassion, empathy, and understanding.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of peace-loving in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of peace-loving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of peace-loving in a Sentence

  1. Ryan Mauro:

    Closing Guantanamo Bay will have no impact on terrorist recruitment and radicalization, there is not a single case that I am aware of where a moderate, peace-loving Muslim became angry over the Gitmo issue and suddenly decided to wage violent jihad, behead innocent people, implement theocracy and commit human rights abuses like executing gays and abusing women.

  2. Carlyle Thayer:

    During the Vietnam War Hanoi always drew a distinction between the peace-loving American people and the imperialist American government, there was a basis for future reconciliation.

  3. Okello Oryem:

    That is sheer desperation, (The opposition) have tried everything under the sun, they have failed. Now they are resorting to the ICC. We are a law abiding country, we are a peace loving country.

  4. Begum Khaleda Zia:

    I, in the possible strongest terms, condemn and deplore the attack and the killing of a member of a minority religious community. They are also peace loving citizens of this soil and have the right to live in this country.

  5. Tony Abbott:

    We are naturally reluctant as a peace-loving people to reach out to far-away conflicts but, as we know, this conflict has been reaching out to us for months now.

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    a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion
    • A. match
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