What does peaceful mean?

Definitions for peaceful
ˈpis fəlpeace·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. peaceful, peaceable(adj)

    not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war

    "a peaceful nation"; "peaceful times"; "a far from peaceful Christmas"; "peaceful sleep"

  2. passive, peaceful(adj)

    peacefully resistant in response to injustice

    "passive resistance"

Wiktionary

  1. peaceful(Adjective)

    not at war or disturbed by strife or turmoil

  2. peaceful(Adjective)

    inclined to peace

  3. peaceful(Adjective)

    motionless and calm

Webster Dictionary

  1. Peaceful(adj)

    possessing or enjoying peace; not disturbed by war, tumult, agitation, anxiety, or commotion; quiet; tranquil; as, a peaceful time; a peaceful country; a peaceful end

  2. Peaceful(adj)

    not disposed or tending to war, tumult or agitation; pacific; mild; calm; peaceable; as, peaceful words

Editors Contribution

  1. peaceful

    The manner and feeling of peace.

    It was so peaceful being focused on the global project and having the time and space to do so.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 5, 2020  
  2. peaceful

    To ensure an existence of peace.

    The country felt very peaceful when we visited on holidays.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 5, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'peaceful' in Adjectives Frequency: #710

How to pronounce peaceful?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say peaceful in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of peaceful in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of peaceful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of peaceful in a Sentence

  1. Colombian President Duque:

    We demand that its entry is allowed in a peaceful manner to the Venezuelan territory for the benefit of those who need it.

  2. Svetlana Tikhanovskaya:

    Roman Bondarenko was an innocent victim of an inhumane system that considers people's lives to be the cost of power, we all understand that any peaceful person could have ended up in Roman Bondarenko place.

  3. Keith Ellison:

    We must all be committed to establish the facts of what happened in the interest of justice, we must come together to heal our community and work together toward justice and fairness. I call on demonstrators to remain peaceful, and on law enforcement to exercise restraint.

  4. Srdjan Darmanovic:

    We have no intentions whatsoever to start World War III, we are too small for that, it was fun to hear about World War III, actually like a good joke, but we are a very peaceful nation.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Hillary Clinton, for months, and despite so many attacks, has repeatedly refused to even say the words ‘radical Islam,’ just a few weeks before the San Bernardino slaughter, Clinton explained her refusal to say the words. She said Muslims are peaceful and tolerant people, nothing to do with terrorism. That is Hillary Clinton.

Images & Illustrations of peaceful

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