French translation of 'garrison'
Example Sentences Including 'garrison'
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The resistance of the besieged garrison had thus become the great symbol of Nationalist heroism.The Spanish Civil War: Reaction, Revolution and Revenge (2006 (1986))
Elegant barracks were erected in the 18th century for a British garrison and still survive.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The villa was up the road from a large garrison.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
When morning came, panic gripped the German garrison.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It is a long throw from the army garrison at Catterick.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
They were held at a military garrison.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
A military garrison was opened to house about 100 of the 250 left homeless.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
A senior officer pointed out that the academy is NOT a military garrison.The Sun (2009)
He was soon sent to Hong Kong to reinforce the small garrison.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It did not become a major garrison fort until the 4th century.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
That is ten whole battalions, or more than the entire military garrison in Iraq.The Sun (2008)
In 1832 Argentina dispatched a military garrison to the islands.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Still, in provincial garrison towns they cut something of a figure and many officers could find wives from well-off families.A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)
Their usual lot was to be posted to a garrison town where they had little to do.A Social History of Modern Spain (1991)
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'garrison' in Other Languages
British English: garrison NOUN
A garrison is a group of soldiers whose task is to guard the town or building where they live.
...a five-hundred-man army garrison.
British English: garrison VERB
To garrison a place means to put soldiers there in order to protect it.
...troops still garrisoned the country.
Translation of garrison from the Collins English to French Dictionary