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Definition of "truces" [truces]

  • Plural form of truce. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "truces" in a sentence
  • "Hamas, an offshoot of the Muslim Brotherhood, observes a version of Islamic law that provides for long-term truces with non-Muslim states."
  • "While Hamas leaders have long signaled a willingness to engage on pragmatic lines, seeking long-term truces with Israel and expressing support for the creation of a Palestinian state based on the 1967 borders, it's highly unlikely that the organization would declare what it would deem a symbolic surrender."
  • "But Hamas has repeatedly proposed long-term truces with Israel and offered to negotiate a permanent truce."