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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The pistol of a law officer in the old West; A member of a military force that is assigned (often with international sanction) to preserve harmony or freedom from disputes in a trouble area.

Usage examples (32)
  • She's the peacekeeper in that family
  • "Personally, I never enjoyed being called a peacekeeper," he said.
  • Canada sunk from "peacekeeper" to partners in illegal aggression as McQuaig explains in this section.
  • A 'middle-of-the-road' 'peacekeeper' image that really is a supporter of liberal agendas pressed through a growing federal government. for more
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