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Synonyms of peaceful in English:


  • 1 the cottage is in a peaceful setting
    tranquil, calm, restful, pleasant, quiet, still, relaxing, soothing, sleepy, silent, soundless, hushed, noiseless, undisturbed, untroubled, private, secluded, solitary, isolated, free from disturbance/interruption/interference
    [Antonyms] bustling, noisy
  • 2 his peaceful, contemplative mood vanished
    [Antonyms] agitated
  • 3 peaceful conditions between the two countries
    harmonious, at peace, strife-free, peaceable, conflict-free, on good terms, amicable, friendly, cordial, non-violent, unwarlike;
    [Antonyms] hostile, warring
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    peaceful, calm, serene, tranquil, placid
    See calm

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