Definition of pacifistic in English:

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Pronunciation: /pasɪˈfɪstɪk/
Pronunciation: /pasɪˈfɪstɪk/


Holding the belief that war and violence are unjustifiable; peaceable: a gentle, pacifistic people a pacifistic message
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  • I see the possible benefits of teaching kids to be as pacifistic as possible.
  • By subscribing to this pacifistic, respectful philosophy and by being interested in teaching youth, they could bring a core program for at-risk youngsters into their local schools.
  • He looks to be a well-educated, generous, and pacifistic gentlemen.

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