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peacemaker Syllabification: peace·mak·er
Pronunciation: /ˈpēsˌmākər/

Definition of peacemaker in English:


A person who brings about peace, especially by reconciling adversaries.
Example sentences
  • In recent years, groups of children have taken on the roles of peacemakers in bringing forward personal causes for peace.
  • Enter no arguments, not even as a peacemaker, referee or umpire.
  • There are those who would say that Christianity really requires us to be peacemakers and to be Pacifists.
arbitrator, arbiter, mediator, negotiator, conciliator, go-between, intermediary, pacifier, appeaser, peacemonger, pacifist, peace-lover, dove
informal peacenik
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