Example sentences for: irenic

How can you use “irenic” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The WP Iran lead reports that Iranian President Mohammed Khatemi made the irenic remarks at a press conference, and described them as the most conciliatory made by an Iranian leader toward the U.S. since the Islamic revolution there in 1979.

  • None of the papers mention why baseball may be especially well suited to this particular irenic cause: Castro was once a very good pitcher, even drafted by the Washington Senators.

  • The Wall Street Journal adds that Intel's irenic bent reflects the change of leadership at the company, from the former CEO who was a "merciless competitor and litigator" to the current one, who personally successfully negotiated a longstanding patent dispute with the concern's chief competitor.

  • Iran: Ironic or Irenic?

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