Thesaurus / truce
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Soonja seems unable to win him over, until they reach a truce—the specifics of which involve a plot detail that’s best left unrevealed.
IN THE GENTLY MOVING MINARI, A KOREAN FAMILY FINDS HOME IN AMERICA'S HEARTLANDSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKFEBRUARY 26, 2021TIME
In many cases residents must lie on the floor or create barricades to hide from stray bullets as they wait for a truce.
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She is a walking metaphor for what Paravisini-Gebert describes as “the colonial space,” which is “a bifurcated, ambivalent space, where the familiar and unfamiliar mingle in an uneasy truce.”
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Apple and Facebook have called a temporary truce in one of several fights between the two tech giants.
APPLE WON’T TAKE A CUT — FOR NOW — WHEN FACEBOOK SELLS ONLINE CLASSESPETER KAFKASEPTEMBER 25, 2020VOX
But at ten o'clock in the evening a flag of truce arrived offering a capitulation.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Truce now, Gregory; and consider how we can best dispose ourselves here, till the morning.
THE BATTLE OF HEXHAM;GEORGE COLMAN
Openly, Edward maintained due observance of the truce, and by the middle of September 1320, had taken steps towards a final peace.
He proclaimed the truce publicly before Seton 'and a great assembly of people.'
He presently confirmed the thirteen years' truce (February 15), and appointed envoys to treat for final peace (March 4).
WORDS RELATED TO TRUCE
- breathing space
- coffee break
- time out
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