adverb see nonviolent

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • nonviolently — adverb without violence the government was overthrown nonviolently, but the dictator was killed • Ant: ↑violently • Derived from adjective: ↑nonviolent …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonviolently — See nonviolent. * * * …   Universalium

  • nonviolently — adverb In a nonviolent manner …   Wiktionary

  • nonviolently — nÉ‘n vaɪəlÉ™ntlɪ / nÉ’n adv. without violence; nonaggressively …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nonviolently — non·violently …   English syllables

  • nonviolent — nonviolently, adv. /non vuy euh leuhnt/, adj. 1. not violent; free of violence. 2. peacefully resistant, as in response to or protest against injustice, esp. on moral or philosophical grounds. [1915 20; NON + VIOLENT] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Nonviolent resistance — See also: Nonviolent revolution Nonviolent resistance (or nonviolent action) is the practice of achieving goals through symbolic protests, civil disobedience, economic or political noncooperation, and other methods, without using violence. It is… …   Wikipedia

  • nonviolent — adjective Date: 1920 abstaining or free from violence • nonviolently adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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