|adj.||1.||peacefully resistant in response to injustice; not using violence; - used of protests and demonstrations; |
|2.||achieved without bloodshed. Contrasted with |
|Adj.||1.||nonviolent - abstaining (on principle) from the use of violence|
violent - acting with or marked by or resulting from great force or energy or emotional intensity; "a violent attack"; "a violent person"; "violent feelings"; "a violent rage"; "felt a violent dislike"
|2.||nonviolent - achieved without bloodshed; "an unbloody transfer of power"|