Synonyms for Garrison:

n.

cavalry, battalion, company, command, advance guard, detachment, detail, corps, contingent, brigade. blockhouse, base, dog tag, bust, stronghold, generalship, post, fortification, fatigues, billet. garrison (noun)
fort, William Lloyd Garrison.
headquarters (noun)
base.
military post, fort (noun)
stronghold, base, fortification.
militia (noun)
army, militia.
person (noun)
William Lloyd Garrison.

Other synonyms:

generalship, dog tag, fatigues. billet, fortification. command. bust. detail, post. base. Other relevant words:
battalion, stronghold, billet, cavalry, corps, post, detachment, brigade, advance guard, detail, contingent, fatigues, army, blockhouse, fortification, bust, base, command, company, militia, generalship.

Usage examples for garrison

  1. Not one of the prisoners or the garrison could tell where he had hid. – Dutch Fairy Tales for Young Folks by William Elliot Griffis
  2. It was taken by surprise, and the eight hundred men who composed its garrison were all killed or drowned. – By Pike and Dyke: A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic by G.A. Henty
  3. The miserable creatures ate and drank with hideous cries that brought the starving garrison to the walls to watch them; but they only gained the strength to suffer pain a little longer, for the next day the English lines closed up again and no more food was to be had. – The Story of Rouen by Sir Theodore Andrea Cook