Definition of pacifically in US English:

pacifically

adverb

  • See pacific

    • ‘To overcome this crisis democratically and pacifically, the majority of people are asking him to announce elections or simply resign.’
    • ‘Zach, what did I tell you… do not go over there and start a fight… I told you to pacifically tell them what I want within the next twelve days, now do as you are told.’
    • ‘When the college president pacifically asks Costello if her vegetarianism comes out of moral conviction, she bewilderingly replies that no, ‘it comes out of a desire to save my soul.’’
    • ‘Above Rich, the lead singer of ‘Grey Sound’ looked pacifically down and, smiling good-naturedly, said ‘You okay, mate?’’

Pronunciation

pacifically

/pəˈsifək(ə)lē//pəˈsɪfək(ə)li/