Serving to make or restore comfort; adapted to reconcile distinctions; peace-making; conciliatory; moderate; appeasing: since, to supply pacific propositions to a belligerent energy.
calm; not warlike: since, a man of pacific personality.
described as serenity or calm; peaceful; tranquil: as, a pacific state of things.
[capitalized] Appellative associated with the ocean lying between the west coast of America therefore the eastern coast of Asia: so named because of the exemption from violent, tempests which early navigators supposed it to enjoy; for this reason, concerning or related to that ocean.
=Syn. 1-3. Pacific, Peaceable, Peaceful, mild, quiet, smooth, unruffled. Pacific, making or desiring which will make comfort; peaceable, desiring to-be at serenity, clear of the personality to quarrel; calm, in a state of comfort.