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  • a  not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war
    a peaceful nation
    peaceful times
    a far from peaceful Christmas
    peaceful sleep
  • s  peacefully resistant in response to injustice

  • Everyone who has seen an atomic explosion must have wondered how its enormous force could be put to peaceful use.
  • The peaceful Chicago Symphony has never been notable for its interest in contemporary music.
  • When someone with a terminal illness decides to end his or her life by overdosing on barbiturates, they may hope the drugs will lull them into a peaceful and permanent sleep.
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  • Barack Obama in New York Times
    Mr. Obama added: "When I see violence directed at peaceful protesters, when I see peaceful dissent being suppressed, wherever that takes place, it is of concern to me and it is of concern to the American people. That is not how governments should...

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