Peacefully vs Pacifically - What's the difference?

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Peacefully is a related term of pacifically.


As adverbs the difference between peacefully and pacifically

is that peacefully is in a peaceful manner while pacifically is in a calm or quiet manner.

peacefully

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • in a peaceful manner
  • pacifically

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In a calm or quiet manner.
  • In a soothing manner.
  • * 1828 , British and Foreign State Papers (page 962)
  • To arrange and compose pacifically , the differences which may arise between the Federal States; and, should the same not succeed, to point out to the Supreme Chief the measures which should be adopted to re-establish peace and harmony

    Synonyms

    * (in a calm manner): calmly, mildly, quietly * (in a soothing manner): soothingly