What is the opposite of fighting?

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Adjective
Opposite of displaying or engaging in violence, combat, or aggression
“This was fortunate for him since, by this time, he held firm pacifist views.”
Adjective
Opposite of in the way of, or appropriate to, a soldier
Adjective
Opposite of engaged in fighting during a war
Adjective
Opposite of of, pertaining to, or caused by factions
Adjective
Opposite of in a state of disagreement
Noun
Opposite of the act or state of physically fighting
“Our nation should be a beacon of peace to people around the world.”
Noun
Opposite of verbal or ideological disagreement
“It was difficult to reach an agreement because of the friction between the two sides.”
Noun
Opposite of a state of armed conflict between different countries or different groups within a country
“The brief period of peace in Europe allowed Napoleon to focus on the French colonies abroad.”
Noun
Opposite of a serious disagreement or argument, typically a protracted one
“Currencies work only because of a collective agreement that they will.”
Noun
Opposite of the use of force or violence to oppose someone or something
“He suggested other NATO states could individually or as an alliance provide military support to help the country.”
Noun
Opposite of time in military operation
“Amy had to endure a few years of disservice but came back in peak physical condition.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to engage in a physical encounter, either competitive or non-competitive
“To conciliate the workers, he raised their pay, thus creating financial problems for himself instead.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to struggle to overcome, eliminate, or prevent
“The network will finally bow to mounting pressure to remove the controversial show from its nightly rotation.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to engage in a war or battle
“As a result, the authorities needed three more years to pacify the country.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to quarrel or argue
“We gel with each other very well, and rarely give in to bickering.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to persevere in the face of difficulty
“In the end, it was too much, and he eventually had to quit.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to struggle against one's emotions
“She tried spiritedly to not succumb to the temptations of chocolate chip cookies.”
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