Adjective "Garrisoned" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Garrisoned


    Definition:

    1. a body of troops stationed in a fortified place.

    2. the place where such troops are stationed.

    3. any military post, especially a permanent one. verb (used with object)

    4. to provide (a fort, town, etc.) with a garrison.

    5. to occupy (a fort, post, station, etc.) with troops.

    6. to put (troops) on duty in a fort, post, station, etc.

    Origin:
    garrison

    Examples:

    "troops can be garrisoned."

    "castles can be garrisoned."