adjective \ˈpēs-fəl\

: quiet and calm : without noise, excitement, etc.

: not fighting a war

: not involving violence or force

Full Definition of PEACEFUL

:  peaceable 1
:  untroubled by conflict, agitation, or commotion :  quiet, tranquil
:  of or relating to a state or time of peace
:  devoid of violence or force
peace·ful·ly \-fə-lē\ adverb
peace·ful·ness noun

Examples of PEACEFUL

  1. The park is so peaceful and quiet.
  2. They settled the conflict by peaceful means.
  3. We need to find a peaceful alternative to war.

First Known Use of PEACEFUL

14th century


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