Definition for PEACE'A-BLE


  1. Free from war, tumult or public commotion. We live in peaceable times. The Reformation was introduced in a peaceable manner.
  2. Free from private feuds or quarrels. The neighbors are peaceable. These men are peaceable.
  3. Quiet; undisturbed; not agitated with passion. Her mind is very peaceable.
  4. Not violent, bloody or unnatural; as, to die a peaceable death.

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