Synonyms of garrison in English:



  • 1 the enemy garrison had been burned alive
    troops, militia, soldiers, forces;
    armed force, military detachment, unit, platoon, brigade, squadron, battalion, corps
  • 2 forces from three garrisons
    fortress, fort, fortification, stronghold, citadel, camp, encampment, cantonment, command post, base, station;
  • verb

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  • 1 French infantry garrisoned the town
    defend, guard, protect, barricade, shield, secure;
    man, occupy
  • 2 troops were garrisoned in various regions
    station, post, put on duty, deploy, assign, install;
    base, site, place, position;
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