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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A peace offering and gesture of goodwill.

Usage examples (36)
  • Surely we should take it upon ourselves to extend the olive branch of reconciliation.
  • Like the dove with the olive-branch of peace in its mouth,
  • For this reason the olive-branch is a common emblem of peace.
  • Its left talon holds three arrows, and its right an olive-branch. for more
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