peace offering

any offering made to procure peace.
a sacrificial offering made in order to assure communion with God. Ex. 20:24; Lev. 7:11–18.

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peace offering
1.  something given to an adversary in the hope of procuring or maintaining peace
2.  Judaism a sacrificial meal shared between the offerer and Jehovah to intensify the union between them

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Example sentences
Conservationists usually make a peace offering in the form of electric fencing.
Now the winner has come with a box, which could contain anything from a peace offering to a bomb.
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