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Word of the Day 12/06/18 Armistice

Armistice (noun)
armistice [ahr-muh-stis]


noun
1. a temporary suspension of hostilities by agreement of the warring parties; truce: World War I ended with the armistice of 1918.

Related forms
post·ar·mi·stice , noun

Related Words for armistice
truce, ceasefire, suspension, treaty

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Origin: 1655–65; < French < Medieval Latin armistitium, equivalent to Latin armi- (combining form of arma arm2) + -stitium a stopping ( stit- (variant stem of sistere to stop; see stand) + -ium -ium)

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  • 1_million_words
    10 Aug 2022, 12:10
    atm moment its leaning towards one of 2 characters as it would twist the plot in a particular direction.
    I'm hoping that as I sort out the arcs of the rest of the cast and the MC that the who will…
  • 1_million_words
    10 Aug 2022, 11:38
    Excellent job!

    I'd select one the same way I'd select a restaurant on Saturday night. Draw names out of a hat and then you'll know immediately if you want that character to be the murderer or not.…
  • 1_million_words
    10 Aug 2022, 03:53
    This fic came out of nowhere in the early morning https://archiveofourown.org/works/40927536
  • 1_million_words
    9 Aug 2022, 20:35
    You're welcome.
  • 1_million_words
    9 Aug 2022, 19:55
    HA! Thank you, I did need that giggle before someone got lightly stabbed! ;)
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