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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

the belief that all international disputes can be settled by arbitration; the doctrine that all violence in unjustifiable

Usage examples (34)
  • As for "pacificism": Canadians support talks with Taliban: poll
  • Under the legislation, people with philosophical views such as pacificism and humanism could also seek protection from discrimination.
  • Does your pacificism contemplate a German Belgium?
  • The wooden sword represented their religious pacificism. for more
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