Definition of 'peaceable'
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They had spent a year floundering between one failed peaceable attempt and the next. THE HITLER-HESS DECEPTION (2003)There were basically three distinct strata to the peaceable attempts. THE HITLER-HESS DECEPTION (2003)Obviously, you'd prefer a peaceable life. Times, Sunday Times (2009)All previous peaceable attempts had been specifically directed towards the British government, but this one was being openly proffered to a different party. THE HITLER-HESS DECEPTION (2003)
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