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peace

peace

 
 
pronunciation:
pis
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a state of freedom from war or conflict.
The people longed for peace after years of war.
antonyms:
conflict, unrest, war
similar words:
accord, calm, order, quiet
definition 2: a state of quiet or calm.
There is an air of gentle peace about this town.
synonyms:
calm, quiet
antonyms:
noise, turmoil, unrest
similar words:
comfort, hush, still
definition 3: civil order and safety; law and order.
It's the job of the police to keep the peace in the city.
synonyms:
calm, order
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Are you looking for the word piece? Peace and piece sound alike but have different meanings.
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