peace pipe


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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,, "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 Redskins is outdated, at best.," 31 Jan. 2018 Put that in your peace pipe and smoke it, skeptics!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,, "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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English Language Learners Definition of peace pipe

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

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Kids Definition of peace pipe

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

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