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adjective British English pronunciation: peaceful /ˈpiːsf(ə)l/
  1. 1
    not involving war or violence

    talks aimed at finding a peaceful solution to the crisis

    Our two nations have enjoyed several decades of peaceful coexistence.

    The protests were mostly peaceful.

    the peaceful use of nuclear energy

  2. 2
    calm and quiet

    The hotel is set in peaceful surroundings.

    The baby looks so peaceful when he's sleeping.

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peacefully

adverb

The baby was sleeping peacefully.

They resolved their problems peacefully.

peacefulness

noun [uncountable]

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