sue for peace

Definition of sue for peace


  1. :  to officially ask for an end to fighting

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make petition to or for

    :  to pay court or suit to :  woo

    :  to seek justice or right from (a person) by legal process

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

    :  freedom from civil disturbance

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

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

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to criticize severely

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