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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Peaceful resistance to a government by fasting or refusing to cooperate.

Usage examples (27)
  • War cannot be a necessary evil, because nonviolence is a necessary good.
  • For me, as for many who call themselves pacifists, nonviolence is the same.
  • If nonviolence is to work it must be used consistently and across the board.
  • One of the foundational principles behind Quaker nonviolence is truthfulness. for more
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