armistice


Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for armistice

truce

Synonyms

Synonyms for armistice

a temporary cessation of hostilities by mutual consent of the contending parties

Synonyms for armistice

a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
"None of these would have been possible without the armistice or without those who have come forth."
Baragar's letter described his journey back to France on the 9th, after taking leave in England; he was halfway back to his battery when news of the armistice reached him on the evening of 10 November.
There is already the stunning wall and gates on Rye Piece Ringway but the Bedworth Armistice Day Parade group now wants to add to it.
*** With the partial relaxation of lighting restrictions, introduced during the war, many Stirling merchants had spent time since the Armistice scraping paint from the windows of their shops.
Songster was paraded through the streets of Loughborough as part of their commemorations on Armistice Day.
The leaders of Western nations came together in France on Sunday to celebrate the centenary of a particular Armistice, capitalized.
Though the word armistice refers to an agreement to end the hostilities of a war, nowadays it is generally used in reference to the end of World War I in particular.
For, sadly, many millions have died in wars that started after the armistice was signed in 1918.
The project, for the centenary of Armistice Day, was inspired by film maker Danny Boyle as an informal, nationwide gesture of remembrance.
THE Armistice was the moment the guns fell silent on the Western Front.
Summary: Paris [France], Nov 11 (ANI): Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu was on Sunday received by French President Emmanuel Macron at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris in a ceremony to commemorate the Armistice of the First World War.
August 1, 1916 Above: British troops negotiate a shell-cratered, winter landscape along the river Somme in late 1916 after the close of the Allied offensive Below: A wounded man of the 29th Division being brought in across a sunken road after the assault at Beaumont-Hamel, on the first day of the Somme Campaign, July 1, 1916 ARMISTICE A Century Of Commemoration PS7.99 THE LAST BATTLES TALES FROM THE TRENCHES THE HOME FRONT A NATION REMEMBERS See more rare photographs in Armistice - A Century of Commemoration, a fully illustrated, 156-page magazine by Mirrorpix.
Circa July 1, 1916 Below: A wounded man of the 29th Division being brought in across a sunken road after the assault at Beaumont-Hamel, on the first day of the Somme Campaign, July 1, 1916 ARMISTICE A Century Of Commemoration PS7.99 THE LAST BATTLES TALES FROM THE TRENCHES THE HOME FRONT A NATION REMEMBERS See more rare photographs in Armistice - A Century of Commemoration, a fully illustrated, 156-page magazine by Mirrorpix.