Definition of peacetime noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpiːstaɪm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpiːstaɪm//
[uncountable] Peacekeeping
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a period of time when a country is not at war Even in peacetime, much of the budget was devoted to military expenditure. compare wartime See related entries: Peacekeeping
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: peacetime