Definition of Peaceable in English :

Define Peaceable in English

Peaceable meaning in English

Meaning of Peaceable in English

Pronunciation of Peaceable in English

Peaceable pronunciation in English

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Peaceable

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Adjective

1. peace-loving, peaceable

inclined or disposed to peace

Example Sentences:
'they met in a peaceable spirit'
'peace-loving citizens'

2. peaceable, peaceful

not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war

Example Sentences:
'a peaceful nation'
'peaceful times'
'a far from peaceful Christmas'
'peaceful sleep'

3. pacific, peaceable

disposed to peace or of a peaceful nature

Example Sentences:
'the pacific temper seeks to settle disputes on grounds of justice rather than by force'
'a quiet and peaceable person'
'in a peaceable and orderly manner'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Peaceable

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adjective
1. 
inclined towards peace
2. 
tranquil; calm

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Peaceable

see synonyms of peaceable
adjective
1. 
fond of, inclined toward, or promoting peace; not quarrelsome
2. 
at peace; peaceful

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Peaceable

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adj.
1. Inclined or disposed to peace; promoting calm: They met in a peaceable spirit.
2. Peaceful; undisturbed.

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