Olive Branch (Hold Out an Olive Branch)

Also: Offer an olive branch Extend an olive branch Meaning of Idiom ‘Olive Branch’ An olive branch is a symbol of peace and goodwill or the sign of a wish for peace; a peace offering. 1Ayto, John. Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms. Oxford: Oxford U, 2010. ,2Kirkpatrick, Elizabeth M. The Wordsworth Dictionary of Idioms. Ware: Wordsworth, 1995.,3Ammer, … Read more