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at peace

Definition of at peace

  1. :  not fighting a war <a nation at peace>



Word by Word Definitions

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  1. : :  a state of tranquillity or quiet: as

    :  freedom from civil disturbance

    :  a state of security or order within a community provided for by law or custom

  1. :  to be, become, or keep silent or quiet


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