uneasy peace

Definition of uneasy peace

  1. :  a state in which fighting could start at any time The two countries have maintained an uneasy peace.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  causing physical or mental discomfort

    :  not easy :  difficult

    :  marked by lack of ease :  awkward, embarrassed

  1. :  uneasily

  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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a brief usually trivial fact

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