Definition of peacekeeper in English:



  • See peacekeeping

    • ‘British troops were helping beleaguered United Nations peacekeepers.’
    • ‘The United Nations has put peacekeepers here to maintain security, but now the UN is on its way out.’
    • ‘If the United Nations sends in peacekeepers, they will face great challenges keeping order in the region.’
    • ‘It should be backed by armed peacekeepers, because police go in, essentially, to do a policing task.’
    • ‘Maybe its finally time for the UN to actively step in as peacekeepers.’