peace treaty

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of peace treaty

: an agreement to stop fighting a war

Word by Word Definitions

peace play
  1. : a state of tranquility or quiet: such as

  2. : freedom from civil disturbance

  3. : a state of security or order within a community provided for by law or custom

  1. : to be, become, or keep silent or quiet

treaty play
  1. : an agreement or arrangement made by negotiation:

  2. : a contract in writing between two or more political authorities (such as states or sovereigns) formally signed by representatives duly authorized and usually ratified by the lawmaking authority of the state

  3. : private treaty


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