peace bond (plural peace bonds)
- (law) A court order forbidding one party to bother another.
- 1960, Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird, chapter 23,
- "... We're scared for you, and we think you oughta do something about him."
- Atticus smiled wryly. "Do what? Put him under a peace bond?"
Court order forbidding one party to bother another