peace pipe

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Recent Examples on the Web Your Native American figure with the peace pipe in one hand and rolled tobacco leaves in the other is reminiscent of the antique tobacco store advertising figures. Brenda Yenke, cleveland, "Treasure hunters turn to outdoor venues and local shops: Yenke Peddler antiques," 12 Aug. 2020 The school changed its use of a headdress and dancing at games and removed a peace pipe and a tomahawk from the school's symbol. Paul Daugherty, Cincinnati.com, "Doc: Do the right thing, Anderson. Redskins is outdated, at best.," 31 Jan. 2018 Put that in your peace pipe and smoke it, skeptics! George Diaz, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Winning Magic's buzz sparks a euphoric high in Orlando," 2 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of peace pipe

1760, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of peace pipe was in 1760

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“Peace pipe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peace%20pipe. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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peace pipe

noun

English Language Learners Definition of peace pipe

: a pipe that is smoked by Native Americans in a special ceremony as a sign of peace

peace pipe

noun

Kids Definition of peace pipe

: a decorated pipe of the American Indians used for certain ceremonies

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