Definition of peacetime in English:


Line breaks: peace|time
Pronunciation: /ˈpiːstʌɪm


[mass noun]
A period when a country is not at war: in peacetime, regiments were billeted upon towns and villages
More 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.

Definition of peacetime in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day rebuff
Pronunciation: rəˈbəf
reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…