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Exclamation
/pēs/,
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peaces, plural;
  1. Used as a greeting

  2. Used as an order to remain silent

Noun
  1. Freedom from disturbance; quiet and tranquility
    • - you can while away an hour or two in peace and seclusion
  2. Mental calm; serenity
    • - the peace of mind this insurance gives you
  3. Freedom from or the cessation of war or violence
    • - the Straits were to be open to warships in time of peace
  4. A period of this
    • - the peace didn't last
  5. A treaty agreeing to the cessation of war between warring states
    • - support for a negotiated peace
  6. Freedom from civil disorder
    • - police action to restore peace
  7. Freedom from dispute or dissension between individuals or groups
    • - the 8.8 percent offer that promises peace with the board
  8. A ceremonial handshake or kiss exchanged during a service in some churches (now usually only in the Eucharist), symbolizing Christian love and unity


  1. the state prevailing during the absence of war
  2. harmonious relations; freedom from disputes; "the roommates lived in peace together"
  3. the absence of mental stress or anxiety
  4. the general security of public places; "he was arrested for disturbing the peace"
  5. a treaty to cease hostilities; "peace came on November 11th"
  6. (peaceful) not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war; "a peaceful nation"; "peaceful times"; "a far from peaceful Christmas"; "peaceful sleep"
  7. "Peace?" is a single from the hardcore punk band The Dicks released in 1984.
  8. Peace describes a society or a relationship that is operating harmoniously and without violent conflict. ...
  9. Peace is the ninth studio album by the British band Eurythmics, released in October 1999. It was the band's first album of new material in 10 years, following 1989's We Too Are One. It is also the band's last studio album to date.
  10. Peace is the debut album by Anything Box, released in 1990 on Epic. The album played a significant role in the resurrection of American Synthpop/Electronic in the late 1980s and early 1990s. ...
  11. Peace cigarettes are produced exclusively in Japan by Japan Tobacco.
  12. "Peace" is Depeche Mode's second single from their most recent studio album, Sounds of the Universe, and their 47th UK single overall. It was released on June 15, 2009. Martin Gore told The Sun newspaper that he thought "Peace" is one of his favourite songs that he has ever written. ...
  13. A state of tranquility, quiet, and harmony, e.g., a state free from civil disturbance; A state free of oppressive and unpleasant thoughts and emotions; Harmony in personal relations; A state free of war, in particular war between different countries; Shortened form of peace out; goodbye; Shut ...
  14. (Peaceful) Citrus blend of bergamot, lime, and mint on a woody background.
  15. that quiet, order and security which is guaranteed by the laws
  16. Peace, in its most basic form, is seen as the absence of violent conflict. In our view, however, it is more than this. It is a state of balance characterized by core values such as social justice, economic opportunity and environmental sustainability.
  17. can be positive or negative. When we talk about negative peace, it refers simply to the absence of war. In this context, peace is unlikely to last unless further steps are taken to prevent the resurgence of violence. ...
  18. Peace is Israel's dream, the dream of all Israelis and actually of all Jews, having suffered so much for want of it, praying for peace traditionally three times every day. Read More
  19. Salutation/greeting used by Five Percenters, almost without exception.
  20. After the successful termination of all his wars, David formed the idea of building a temple for the ark of God. This he was not permitted to carry into execution, because he had been a man of war. God, however, sent Nathan to him with a gracious message (2 Sam. 7:1-16). ...
  21. a deep quietude bringing not merely a release but a certain happiness or Ananda of itself, a harmony that gives a feeling of liberation and full satisfaction. [Integral Yoga]
  22. (noun) a state of quiet; the absence or war or conflict
  23. inner contentment; serenity. This is a Soul quality. (see Soul Qualities)
  24. (Heb. shalom) Tranquillity, harmony with God, self, and other people made possible through Christ, who unites human beings to God and to each other. See Rom. 14:17; Gal. 5:22; Eph. 2:13-16; Phil. 4:6, 7.
  25. Peace is often used as the opposite of war’, and is used to describe the stopping of war. However, it can be much broader, meaning not only the absence of war, but also a non-violent way of life, and a relationship between people(s) that is based on respect, justice, and goodwill. ...