peace treaty

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n peace treaty a treaty to cease hostilities "peace came on November 11th"
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Quotations

  • Herbert Clark Hoover
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    “Peace is not made at the council table or by treaties, but in the hearts of men.”

Usage

In literature:

This treaty gave birth to the Congo Free State and made it an international and peaceful area under Belgian sovereignty.
"An African Adventure" by Isaac F. Marcosson
Instead of fighting the islanders, he made a treaty of peace and friendship with them.
"Historic Tales, vol 10 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
When this treaty had been concluded, and Richard had recovered, he held a magnificent tournament at Acre, in celebration of peace.
"With Spurs of Gold" by Frances Nimmo Greene
Conclude with us a treaty of peace, in which each nation shall be acknowledged to be independent of the other.
"Historic Tales, Volume 11 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
Trajan dictates a treaty of peace to Decebalus, the Dacian leader.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Volume 03" by Various
Patty knew this only too well, and was trying to forestall it by a preliminary treaty of peace.
"Patty's Social Season" by Carolyn Wells
The Permanent International Commissions of the Bryan Peace Treaties.
"The League of Nations and its Problems" by Lassa Oppenheim
Official persons made known new laws, declarations of war and peace and treaties.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 3 of 8" by Various
He had signed the Declaration, the Treaty of Alliance, and now the Treaty of Peace.
"True to His Home" by Hezekiah Butterworth
Then turning to Cavalier, he asked him to state his conditions for a treaty of peace.
"The Huguenots in France" by Samuel Smiles
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In poetry:

Holland sent merchants thither too,
And peaceful treaties bind,
To conduct upright, fair and true,
All thus in commerce join'd.
"Enigma XXVI." by Elizabeth Hitchener

In news:

Still no peace treaty in SF's War on Fun.
A Peace Treaty Founders Hate How Dirty You Look.
On this day in history, 1979, the Egyptian-Israeli peace treaty was signed.
Treaty of Peace between the State of Israel and Jordan (October 26, 1994).
Egypt, which in 1979 became the first Arab state to sign a peace treaty with.
JERUSALEM — For several months in 2010, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel engaged in secret, American-brokered discussions with Syria for a possible peace treaty based on a full Israeli withdrawal from the Golan Heights.
Seventeen Magazine Makes 'Body Peace Treaty.
Seventeen's new "Body Peace Treaty".
Peace treaty in peril .
Three wars were fought in the 1800s to remove the Indians from Florida, but the Seminoles survived - and never signed a peace treaty.
Spurred by a high school student's petition, Seventeen unveils its "Body Peace Treaty.".
Seventeen publishes a "Body Peace Treaty" vowing to show "real girls and models".
Israel says Egypt violating peace treaty in Sinai .
The $2 billion per year paid to the Egyptian dictatorship was more than the price for Cairo to adhere to its peace treaty with Israel.
Sign the Body Peace Treaty .
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In science:

The “guilt” for World War I was hotly debated for decades; in contrast to many books and articles, the Versailles peace treaty of 1919 did not blame only Germany for this war.
A Biased Review of Sociophysics
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