Associations to the word «Truce»


TRUCE, noun. A period of time in which no fighting takes place due to an agreement between the opposed parties
TRUCE, noun. An agreement between opposed parties in which they pledge to cease fighting for a limited time

Dictionary definition

TRUCE, noun. A state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats