garrison state


noun

a state in which military matters dominate economic and political life.

Nearby words

  1. garrigue,
  2. garrison,
  3. garrison cap,
  4. garrison finish,
  5. garrison house,
  6. garrison, william lloyd,
  7. garron,
  8. garrot,
  9. garrote,
  10. garrotte

Origin of garrison state

First recorded in 1935–40

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