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nonmilitant

adjective accommodative, agreeable, amicable, appeasable, conciliable, conciliative, conciliatory, concordant, forgiving, gentle, halcyon, irenic, meek, neutral, nonaggresive, noncombatant, nonviolent, pacificatory, pacifistic, peace-loving, peaceful, placable, placative, propitiable, propitiatory, tolerant, unaggressive, unhostile, unmilitant, unwarlike
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The Dawat-e-Islami of Barelvi has a similar proselytizing campaign in Karachi, the report said, noting that another nonmilitant but highly political organisation, Hizb ut-Tahrir (Liberation Party), is working for the reestablishment of a caliphate, or Islamic state in the Muslim world, and is dismissive of the idea of democracy.
Fringe concepts were delivered in entertainment - Ann Romano (of 'One Day at a Time') as a divorced parent, Mary Tyler Moore as a single, female professional - and presented in a user-friendly, modest, nonmilitant way.
Liverpool's famous women's votes campaigner, the MP Eleanor Rathbone, took a strictly nonmilitant line, but there were close links as Sylvia's campaigning against Mussolini's invasion of Ethiopia allowed Eleanor Rathbone to ask questions in Parliament, which ministers were forced to answer.
For the most part, however, the nonmilitant character of the demonstrations did not make it particularly necessary to refute this argument.
While 74% of the militant atheists do not remember situations when they would have wished to pray again, this is only the case with 61% of the nonmilitant atheists.
Similarly, nonmilitant Catholic activists in Northern Ireland took their cues from the SCLC and SNCC.
In a country with no rigid, institutionalized form of modernism, postmodernism can afford to be relaxed, nonmilitant, dialectic ("Postmodernismul--o contrautopie" |Postmodernism--A Counter-Utopia~ 5).
Daesh countered in both countries where they declared their "caliphate" in 2014, attacking nonmilitant rebels in Syria as well as the Iraqi town of Hit, which the army recaptured just last month.
The proceeds from the season were divided between the WSPU and Millicent Garrett Fawcett's nonmilitant National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies (NUWSS).
led airstrikes against ISIS in Syria last year, it has been disappointed by Washington's limited efforts to train and arm nonmilitant rebel groups.
Rather, the official said, Israel has engaged mainly with nonmilitant rebels like the Free Syrian Army.
The Brookings Institution estimates that, along with the 2,700-plus militants killed by drones in Pakistan, some 400 nonmilitants may have been killed.