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peaceable

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of peaceable

  1. 1 inclined to live in peace and to avoid war a peaceable nation that has never had any interest in conquest Synonyms of peaceable dovish, pacific, pacifist (or pacifistic), peacefulWords Related to peaceable irenic, nonaggressive, nonbelligerent, noncombative, unaggressive, unwarlike; antimilitarist, antimilitaristic, antiviolence, antiwar; calm, mild, neutral, quiet, relaxed, serene, tranquil; affable, amiable, amicable, benevolent, genial, gentle, kind, kindly; submissive, yieldingNear Antonyms of peaceable militarist, militaristic; aggressive, bellicose, belligerent, combative, contentious, discordant, pugnacious, quarrelsome, scrappy, truculent; antagonistic, argumentative, fierce, gladiatorial, hostile, hot-temperedAntonyms of peaceable bloodthirsty, hawkish, martial, warlike

  2. 2 not involving violence or force trying to find a peaceable resolution Synonyms of peaceable nonviolent, peacefulWords Related to peaceable bloodless; conciliatory, irenic, pacific, peacemaking; nonbelligerent, unaggressive, unassertive; appeasing, conciliating, mollifying, pacifying, placating; calming, quieting, soothingNear Antonyms of peaceable armed, martial, militant, military, warlike; aggressive, assertive, bellicose, belligerent, combative, contentious, quarrelsome; antagonistic, argumentative, fierce, gladiatorial, hostile; tempestuous, volcanicAntonyms of peaceable forced, violent



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