Examples of truce in a Sentence
There's been an uneasy truce between her and her parents for the past several months.
both sides agreed to a 24-hour truce beginning at midnight on Christmas Eve
Recent Examples of truce from the Web
If the ongoing channel war between QVC and the Home Shopping Network is a constant source of angst in your holiday household, a truce of sorts is coming around the bend.
Under a flag of truce, Key was sent to seek the release of the good doctor.
Today, the women have reached an uneasy truce with Azor.
Despite Katy's livestream proffering of a feud truce, there's been no sign that the pop stars have made amends yet.
An armistice is defined at a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement of the warring parties, a truce.
But after the last at bat of a night of rare unity in Washington, and a game the Democrats won 11-2 in seven innings, some were wondering just how long the political truce will last.
When Travis is beset by horrifying nightmares and is unsettled by certain adolescent stirrings in the presence of Will’s pretty wife, the truce frays and paranoia kicks back into gear.
A summit of G-7 leaders in Sicily wrapped up on Saturday with a fragile truce on the two most contentious topics on the table.
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Definition of truce
: to make a truce
: to end with a truce
First Known Use of truce
TRUCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of truce for English Language Learners
: an agreement between enemies or opponents to stop fighting, arguing, etc., for a certain period of time
TRUCE Defined for Kids
Definition of truce for Students
: an agreement between enemies or opponents to stop fighting for a certain period of time
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