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Princeton's WordNet

  1. peacekeepernoun

    a member of a military force that is assigned (often with international sanction) to preserve peace in a trouble area

  2. peacekeepernoun

    someone who keeps peace

    "she's the peacekeeper in that family"

  3. peacekeepernoun

    the pistol of a law officer in the old West


  1. peacekeepernoun

    someone who preserves the peace

  2. peacekeepernoun

    a member of a military force charged with peacekeeping duties in a troublespot

  3. peacekeepernoun

    a police officer in a Canadian aboriginal community

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of peacekeeper in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of peacekeeper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of peacekeeper in a Sentence

  1. Atul Khare:

    I personally hurt when a few weeks ago I saw the case of a 13-year-old girl ... who was left with a pregnancy. I think I am ashamed to call myself a peacekeeper on some of these days when I see cases like this, we need to find these culprits who bring a bad name to peacekeeping, who actually create problems within the country in which they find themselves, and most importantly who destroy young, innocent lives and we need to punish them in such a manner that nobody else in the future will ever think of doing that.

  2. Ronald Reagan:

    The vote on the Peacekeeper is also a vote on Geneva. Rejecting the Peacekeeper will knock the legs out from under the negotiating table. (On importance of the MX missile)

  3. Mark Sisti:

    He has absolutely no history of violence, in fact, Jerry DeLemus is known in the community know as a mediator, a peacekeeper, someone you go to when you have a problem.

  4. Sarah Taylor:

    The U.N.'s reputation for protecting civilians is at stake, the secretary-general's report shines a bright light on peacekeeper abuses, but countries that contribute peacekeeping troops will need to follow through on prosecuting these crimes.

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