Sunday, September 12, 2010

happy sunday

peace |pēs|nounfreedom from disturbance; quiet and tranquility you can while away an hour or two in peace and seclusion.• mental calm; serenity the peace of mind this insurance gives you.freedom from or the cessation of war or violence the Straits were to be open to warships in time of peace.• [in sing. a period of this the peace didn't last.• [in sing. a treaty agreeing to the cessation of war between warring states :support for a negotiated peace.• freedom from civil disorder police action to restore peace.• freedom from dispute or dissension between individuals or groups the 8.8 percent offer that promises peace with the board.( the peace) a ceremonial handshake or kiss exchanged during a service in some churches (now usually only in the Eucharist), symbolizing Christian love and unity. See also kiss of peace at kiss .ORIGIN Middle English : from Old Frenchpais, from Latin pax, pac- ‘peace.’

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