Translation of "peace" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /piːs/ us /pis/

B1 a situation in which there is quiet and calm

paz, tranquilidad
After a busy day, all I want is peace and quiet.

a situation in which there is no war, violence, or arguing

There seems little hope for world peace.

(Translation of “peace” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /piːs/

(sometimes with a) (a time of) freedom from war; (a treaty or agreement which brings about) the end or stopping of a war

Does our country want peace or war?
(also adjective) a peace treaty.

freedom from disturbance; quietness

I need some peace and quiet.
peaceable adjective

liking peace; not fighting, quarrelling/quarreling etc

pacífico, tranquilo
He’s a very peaceable person.
peaceably adverb

pacíficamente, tranquilamente
peaceful adjective

quiet; calm; without worry or disturbance

tranquilo, sosegado, relajado
It’s very peaceful in the country.
peacefully adverb

tranquilamente, sosegadamente, relajadamente
I’m sure that the dispute can be settled peacefully.
peacefulness noun

paz, tranquilidad, sosiego
peacemaker noun

a person who tries to make peace between enemies, people who are quarrelling/quarreling etc

pacificador, conciliador
When my brother and sister quarrel, I act as peacemaker.
peace-offering noun

something offered or given to make peace

prenda/ofrenda de paz
She took him a drink as a peace-offering.
peacetime noun

a time when there is no war

tiempo de paz
Even in peacetime, a soldier’s life is hard.
at peace

not at war; not fighting

en paz
The two countries were at peace.
in peace

without disturbance

en paz
Why can’t you leave me in peace?

not wanting to fight

They said they came in peace.
make peace

to agree to end a war

hacer las paces, firmar la paz
The two countries finally made peace (with each other).
peace of mind noun

freedom from worry etc

tranquilidad de espíritu, serenidad
She took out the insurance policy for her own peace of mind.

(Translation of “peace” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)