use pacifist in a sentence.
If the term pacifist means "strongly opposed to war except in rare circumstances" then Channing was a pacifist, as is almost everybody.
If you accept this, it leads to what I call pacifist-anarchism, a view I was committed to for a while in high school and my first year of college.
An objection to coercion rooted in pacifist-anarchism evolved into the objections to coercion that inform modern libertariansim.
Why do you beleive that to be a pacifist is wrong??
One such person whom no one could credibly describe as a knee-jerk pacifist is retired Army Col. Pete Mansoor.