nouninformal, often derogatory
A member of a pacifist movement.
- It should be pointed out that for the most part, we're not peaceniks or even pacifists.
- How shady it is that our modern leftists and peaceniks can detect fascism absolutely everywhere except when it is actually staring them in the face.
- Your track record is one of pacifism and peacenik activism.
Coined during peace protests in the 1960s.
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