nonaggression nonaggression  /ˌnɑn ə ˈɡrɛ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a policy of not initiating hostilities

Usage(s):

  1. In 1939 he stupefied the entire world by reaching a nonaggression pa ct with Stalin.
  2. About 40 of us played on Election Day in Chicago, and there was an unspoken nonaggression pact.
  3. Waziristan warlord Maulvi Nazir signed a nonaggression pact with the Pakistani military in 2007 and sent his fighters to battle Mehsud.

Quotes

  1. "He's a Republican, I'm a Democrat, we work together on issues that are important to the state of Nevada. And I wish other people had the same nonaggression pact we have," Reid told reporters.
    on Nov 15, 2006 By: Harry Reid Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. "Tonight we tried to have a nonaggression pact with the other team, from the first play of the game to the last play of the game," Wittman said.
    on Mar 4, 2008 By: Randy Wittman Source: ESPN

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