- The definition of peacekeeping is the behavior of trying to prevent fighting, especially of trying to prevent war between nations.
When a person is given the responsibility to keep two groups from fighting, this is an example of a peacekeeping mission.
- Peacekeeping is the process of maintaining peace.
When the U.S. tries to broker a deal to keep Israel and Pakistan from going to war with each other, this is an example of peacekeeping.
(usually uncountable, plural peacekeepings)
- They are a peacekeeping order, dedicated to protecting and using the "light side" of the Force.
- A diplomat by nature, he had long served in the peacekeeping capacity among his brothers, before he was rendered dead-dead seven months before.