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Peaceable


PE'ACEABLE, adjective Free from war, tumult or public commotion. We live in peaceable times. The reformation was introduced in a peaceable manner.

1. Free from private feuds or quarrels. The neighbors are peaceable These men are peaceable

2. Quiet; undisturbed; not agitated with passion. His mind is very peaceable

3. Not violent, bloody or unnatural; as, to die a peaceable death.