peace

Peace is a stress-free state of security and calmness that comes when there’s no fighting or war, everything coexisting in perfect harmony and freedom.

In our war-torn world, it seems like there’s not nearly enough peace. However peace can be big and small, seen in entire countries or brief moments. After a war, two countries may sign a peace treaty, agreeing to not fight anymore. Sweden has avoided war since 1814, and enjoys the peace that the lack of conflict brings. When you feel at peace with yourself, you are content to be the person you are, flaws and everything.

Definitions of peace
  1. noun
    the state prevailing during the absence of war
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    Antonyms:
    state of war, war
    a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply
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    amity
    a state of friendship and cordiality
    armistice, cease-fire, truce
    a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms
    conciliation
    the state of manifesting goodwill and cooperation after being reconciled
    collective security
    a system for international peace
    Pax Romana
    the Roman peace; the long period of peace enforced on states in the Roman Empire
    peaceableness, peacefulness
    a state that is calm and tranquil
    type of:
    order
    established customary state (especially of society)
  2. noun
    a treaty to cease hostilities
    peace came on November 11th”
    synonyms: pacification, peace treaty
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    Peace of Westphalia
    the peace treaty that ended the Thirty Years' War in 1648
    Treaty of Versailles
    the treaty imposed on Germany by the Allied powers in 1920 after the end of World War I which demanded exorbitant reparations from the Germans
    type of:
    accord, pact, treaty
    a written agreement between two states or sovereigns
  3. noun
    harmonious relations; freedom from disputes
    “the roommates lived in peace together”
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    type of:
    concord, concordance, consonance, harmony
    a harmonious state of things in general and of their properties (as of colors and sounds); congruity of parts with one another and with the whole
  4. noun
    the general security of public places
    “he was arrested for disturbing the peace
    synonyms: public security
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    security
    the state of being free from danger or injury
  5. noun
    the absence of mental stress or anxiety
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