Definition of peacetime in English:

Share this entry

peacetime

Pronunciation: /ˈpēsˌtīm/

noun

A period when a country is not at war.
Example sentences
  • Costs involved in each option will be assessed for both peacetime and wartime.
  • We should have the skills to create such systems and control them in peacetime and wartime.
  • It should be organized and carried out continuously both in peacetime and wartime.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: peace·time

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.