Pacifically
pacifical pa*cif"ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to peace; pacific. [R.] --Sir H. Wotton. -- {Pa*cif"ic*al*ly}, adv. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • pacifically — adverb see pacific …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pacifically — /peuh sif ik lee/, adv. peaceably, mildly, calmly, or quietly. [1785 95; obs. pacifical pacific (see PACIFIC, AL) + LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • pacifically — adverb a) In a calm or quiet manner. b) In a soothing manner. Syn: calmly, mildly, quietly, soothingly …   Wiktionary

  • pacifically — adv. quietly, peacefully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pacifically — pa·cif·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • pacifically — adverb in a peaceable manner the tenant paying the rent hereby reserved and performing the several covenants herein on his part contained shall peaceably hold and enjoy the demised premises • Syn: ↑peaceably • Derived from adjective: ↑pacific,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • peaceably — adverb in a peaceable manner the tenant paying the rent hereby reserved and performing the several covenants herein on his part contained shall peaceably hold and enjoy the demised premises • Syn: ↑pacifically • Derived from adjective: ↑pacific… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pacific — adjective Etymology: Middle English pacifique, from Latin pacificus, from pac , pax peace + i + ficus fic more at pact Date: circa 1548 1. a. tending to lessen conflict ; conciliatory b. rejecting the use of force as an instrument of policy 2. a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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