Definition of "peacemaking" [peacemaking]

  • The act of reconciling two people or groups who disagree. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "peacemaking" in a sentence
  • "The history of Middle East peacemaking is littered with missed opportunities, and the shared challenge of an ascendant Iran might not be enough to induce Arabs and Israelis to make common cause."
  • "As one of the most influential Hindus and peacemakers, Gandhi's approach to peacemaking is instructive for the U.N. in a number of ways."
  • "MICHELE KELEMEN: Secretary Clinton argues that having women involved in peacemaking efforts around the globe is not just a nice thing to do, she says it's necessary."