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pacifist

noun

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  1. a person who opposes war or warlike policies <a committed pacifist, Gandhi succeeded in bringing about Indian independence using only nonviolence> Synonyms dove, peacenikRelated Words peacemakerNear Antonyms militarist; chauvinist, nationalistAntonyms hawk, jingo, war hawk, warmonger




pacifist

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