disarmer vs pacifist what difference

what is difference between disarmer and pacifist

English

Etymology

disarm +‎ -er

Noun

disarmer (plural disarmers)

  1. A proponent of disarmament.

Anagrams

  • admirers, madriers, marrieds


English

Etymology

From French pacifiste

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈpæsɪfɪst/

Noun

pacifist (plural pacifists)

  1. One who loves, supports, or favours peace.
    Mahatma Gandhi was one of the world’s most famous pacifists.
  2. One who prefers to avoid violence.
  3. One who opposes violence and is anti-war.
    • 2004: Chris Wallace, Character: Profiles in Presidential Courage
      No matter what pacifist “flubdubs and flapdoodle mollycoddles” might say, the President [Teddy Roosevelt] knew that if there were a general war then America could well be drawn into it.
  4. (video games, roguelikes) A player who attempts the challenge of winning a game without attacking any enemy characters.

Adjective

pacifist (comparative more pacifist, superlative most pacifist)

  1. Of or relating to pacifism.
    • 2010, Charles R. Pinches, Kelly S. Johnson, Charles M. Collier, Unsettling Arguments: A Festschrift on the Occasion of Stanley Hauerwas’s 70th Birthday, Wipf and Stock Publishers (→ISBN), page 129
      Therefore, because Hauerwas is a United Methodist, a church that is clearly not pacifist even if it is not clear what it is, he is not (yet) a pacifist.

Synonyms

  • (one who loves, supports, or favours peace): dove, Gandhist

Antonyms

  • (one who loves, supports, or favours peace): bellicist, militarist, hawk

Related terms

  • pacify
  • pacific

Translations


Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from French pacifiste or English pacifist.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˌpaː.siˈfɪst/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧ci‧fist
  • Rhymes: -ɪst

Noun

pacifist m (plural pacifisten, feminine pacifiste)

  1. A pacifist.

Related terms

  • pacifisme
  • pacifistisch

Romanian

Etymology

From French pacifiste

Noun

pacifist m (plural pacifiști)

  1. pacifist

Declension


Serbo-Croatian

Noun

pacìfist m (Cyrillic spelling пацѝфист)

  1. pacifist

Declension


Swedish

Noun

pacifist c

  1. pacifist

Declension

Related terms

  • pacifism

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