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Synonyms for peace

Synonyms for peace

Synonyms for peace

the state prevailing during the absence of war

harmonious relations

the general security of public places

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a treaty to cease hostilities

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Let no man seek Henceforth to be foretold what shall befall Him or his Childern, evil he may be sure, Which neither his foreknowing can prevent, And hee the future evil shall no less In apprehension then in substance feel Grievous to bear: but that care now is past, Man is not whom to warne: those few escap't Famin and anguish will at last consume Wandring that watrie Desert: I had hope When violence was ceas't, and Warr on Earth, All would have then gon well, peace would have crownd With length of happy days the race of man; But I was farr deceav'd; for now I see Peace to corrupt no less then Warr to waste.
The case of the treaty of peace with Britain adds great weight to this reasoning.
The operations of the federal government will be most extensive and important in times of war and danger; those of the State governments, in times of peace and security.
At the peace of 1748 Acadia had been ceded to England.
I desire peace, no less than the Emperor Alexander," he began.
From the Palace of Peace he hurried directly to the palace of the Dusarian minister.
Some day he would overhaul his quarry--he could bide his time in peace until that day dawned.
It will be a peace that will cost us much, but nothing more than we deserve.
Rose was right; and while she softly read psalms to Aunt Peace, the other ladies were talking about her little self in the frankest manner.
It was a marriage by which the two peoples hoped once more to bring a lasting peace between the two countries.
You think that justice may be of use in peace as well as in war?
if there were less of this delicate concealment of facts - this whispering, 'Peace, peace,' when there is no peace, there would be less of sin and misery to the young of both sexes who are left to wring their bitter knowledge from experience.
A hint to justices of peace, concerning the necessary qualifications of a clerk; with extraordinary instances of paternal madness and filial affection.
For the present let the moon shine brightly and the breezes of the spring blow gently, dying away from the gale of the day, and let the earth, who brings increase, bring peace.
Ye shall love peace as a means to new wars--and the short peace more than the long.
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