non·​war ˌnän-ˈwȯr How to pronounce nonwar (audio)
: not of, relating to, participating in, or occurring during war
the nonwar budget
a nonwar situation
nonwar countries

Word History

First Known Use

1877, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonwar was in 1877

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“Nonwar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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