Etymology
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peacenik (n.)

hostile term for a pacifist or opponent of military action, 1962, from peace + -nik. An earlier equivalent was peacemonger (1808).

updated on March 05, 2020

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Definitions of peacenik from WordNet

peacenik (n.)
someone who prefers negotiations to armed conflict in the conduct of foreign relations;
Synonyms: dove
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