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English adjective: peaceful

1. peaceful not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war


SamplesA peaceful nation.
Peaceful times.
A far from peaceful Christmas.
Peaceful sleep.


Synonymspeaceable


Similardovish, halcyon, irenic, nonbelligerent, pacific, pacifist, pacifistic, peace-loving, peaceable, peaceable


See alsoamicable, nonaggressive, nonviolent, quiet, unaggressive


Antonymsunpeaceful

2. peaceful peacefully resistant in response to injustice


SamplesPassive resistance.


Synonymspassive


Similarnonviolent


Antonymsviolent









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