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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 peace·ful /ˈpisfəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Peace·ful a.
 1. Possessing or enjoying peace; not disturbed by war, tumult, agitation, anxiety, or commotion; quiet; tranquil; as, a peaceful time; a peaceful country; a peaceful end.
 2. Not disposed or tending to war, tumult or agitation; pacific; mild; calm; peaceable; as, peaceful words.
 Syn: -- See Peaceable.
 --Peace*ful*ly, adv.. -- Peace*ful*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: not disturbed by strife or turmoil or war; "a peaceful
             nation"; "peaceful times"; "a far from peaceful
             Christmas"; "peaceful sleep" [ant: unpeaceful]
      2: peacefully resistant in response to injustice; "passive
         resistance" [syn: passive]
      3: (of groups) not violent or disorderly; "the right of
         peaceful assembly" [syn: law-abiding]