by virtue and arms: motto of Mississippi.
a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement of the warring parties; truce: World War I ended with the armistice of 1918. Contemporary Examples armistice lines (and more occupied territories) are still the de facto barriers between Israel and Lebanon and Syria. Yousef Munayyer Responds to His Critics Yousef Munayyer March 29, 2012 The borders of […]
- Armistice day
former name of . Historical Examples Nothing of the sort, however, could be unearthed by the most diligent search until the Armistice Day of 1963. The Brain Alexander Blade It was a part of the Armistice Day fervor, but I believed it. The Log-Cabin Lady, An Anonymous Autobiography Unknown noun the anniversary of the signing […]
a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement of the warring parties; truce: World War I ended with the armistice of 1918. Historical Examples We can only during the night, when there are armistices, go forth with the lantern on the field of death to bury the dead. The Prose Writings of Heinrich Heine Heinrich Heine […]