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keep the peace

verb agreement not to disturb, alliance not to disturb, armistice, calm, calmness, concord, cooperation, end of hostilities, end of unnest, end of violence, harmony, hush, lull, maintain quiet, neutrality, pact, quiet, quietness, rapport, reconciliation, serenity, silence, stillness, suspension of hostilities, treaty, truce, unanimity, unity
Associated concepts: law enforcement
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With each purchase on the website, Keep the Peace and its parent company T3 Brands, will donate a portion of that order to charity.
He agreed to be bound over to keep the peace for one year.
District Judge Martin Walker said: "It was proposed that both defendants should be bound over to keep the peace because of the offence, the time of day and how short the incident was.
Corey H Stevenson aged 36, of Meadfoot Road, Willenhall, Coventry, breach of the peace, bound over to keep the peace.
So, to keep the peace, Cheryl is allowing Ashley to spend a few days with them.
A mum has been bound over to keep the peace after charges of criminal damage and assaulting a police officer were dismissed.
Kimberley Lilley, 22, of Lester Close, Kirkdale, charged with breach of the peace - bound over to keep the peace for 12 months in the sum of pounds 100 ?
The 2-year-old high school was the first school in the Santa Clarita Valley to participate in a program that gets students involved with teachers to keep the peace.
Familiarity with the prior Tinker will lend easy access to this ongoing story of Wolf, who rules under siege in Pittsburgh, now stranded on Elfhome, and who struggles to keep the peace between the humans and the fantasy world they've entered even as Tinker is facing a mystery of a growing discontinuity in Turtle Creek with nightmares of the future.
She is also the keeper of Snow White's mirror, which helps her keep the peace between humans and Everafters.
The UN "was effectively paying the thugs not to shoot the [peacekeeping] soldiers coming in to keep the peace.
Perhaps the most valuable section in these three chapters is Catterall's creative and nuanced treatment of the methods that local authorities used to keep the peace and defuse violence.