1. (calmly) 
I was dreaming peacefully in the hammock when my daughter dumped her ice cream on me.Estaba soñando tranquilamente en la hamaca cuando mi hija me plantó su helado encima.
2. (without violence) 
The general surrendered his sword peacefully.El general rindió su espada pacíficamente.
peacefully [ˈpiːsfəlɪ]
1 (non-violently) [+demonstrate, live, co-exist] pacíficamente
War is imminent if Iraq does not withdraw peacefully Will the crisis in the Middle East be resolved peacefully? they did not aim to overthrow the Communist Party, if only it were willing to coexist peacefully with others the romantic notion that they could go on living peacefully and contentedly in a world dominated by Nazism Apaches who once lived peacefully with their Mexican neighbors
2 (calmly) tranquilamente
he was sleeping peacefully dormía tranquilamente; to die peacefully morir sin sufrir
ordinary citizens going peacefully about their business
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