The state or quality of being passive; esp., inaction, inertia, submissiveness, etc.
In writing and printing, a mark indicating the place and nature of an arrest of voice in reading; a punctuation mark.
The definition of a policy is a written contract or agreement.
Caution practiced in advance; forethought or circumspection:
Find another word for detente. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for detente, like: easement, passivity, pause, policy and precaution.