irenic definition

  • adjective:
    • advertising comfort; conciliatory.
    • Promoting or fitted to promote serenity; conciliatory, non-confrontational; calm.
    • Fitted or designed to promote comfort; pacific; conciliatory; calm.
    • favorable to serenity
  • others:
    • Promoting or suited to advertise serenity; peaceful; pacific: chiefly found in theology. See irenicon and irenics.

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