Definition of 'peaceful'
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Yet the ride feels strangely peaceful. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet the ride feels strangely peaceful. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They both looked happy and peaceful when their relatives came in. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It leaves me feeling peaceful and whole. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But then you look down and it becomes incredibly calm and peaceful. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In this atmosphere the two countries worked out peaceful solutions to a number of old problems. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Why not go somewhere peaceful and quiet and talk to him? The Sun (2013)They were not confined to peaceful protest. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Showing such disrespect towards peaceful female protesters was disgusting. The Sun (2009)We are seeking a peaceful and happy life. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It all looked peaceful enough from up above. ONE HUNDRED DAYS (2003)Some soldiers lied outright and said it was quiet and peaceful. Dusty Warriors: Modern Soldiers at War (2006)It documents dozens of cases where security forces opened fire on peaceful protests. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is normally so quiet and peaceful. The Sun (2013)He became calm and peaceful and was able to look at the real issue and deal with it. Christianity Today (2000)Governments around the world need to find just and peaceful solutions to the conflicts which they have often caused. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He saw peaceful protesters shot dead. Times, Sunday Times (2011)To feel reasonably peaceful about that, at last. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Vast, peaceful demonstrations fail to move the powers that be but direct action is more potent. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Katy sat looking out of the window in a peaceful, happy mood. What Katy Did (1872)They should adopt a peaceful approach, a peaceful solution. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Blue is peaceful and tranquil. THE 22 IMMUTABLE LAWS OF BRANDING (2002)Just a five-hour flight away you'll find spectacular beaches and peaceful relaxation. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'peaceful'
British English: peaceful /ˈpiːsfʊl/ ADJECTIVE
Peaceful means not involving war or violence.
He has attempted to find a peaceful solution to the conflict.
- American English: peaceful
- Arabic: مُسَالِمٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: pacífico
- Chinese: 和平的
- Croatian: miran
- Czech: mírový
- Danish: fredelig
- Dutch: vredig
- European Spanish: pacífico
- Finnish: rauhallinen
- French: paisible
- German: friedlich
- Greek: ειρηνικός
- Italian: pacifico
- Japanese: 平和な
- Korean: 평화로운
- Norwegian: fredelig
- Polish: spokojny
- European Portuguese: pacífico
- Romanian: pașnic
- Russian: мирный
- Spanish: pacífico en paz
- Swedish: fridfull
- Thai: อย่างสงบ
- Turkish: barışçıl
- Ukrainian: мирний
- Vietnamese: yên tĩnh
Definition of peaceful from the Collins English Dictionary
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