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War machine   /wɔr məʃˈin/   Listen
War machine

The military forces of a nation.  Synonyms: armed forces, armed services, military, military machine.  "The military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

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"War machine" Quotes from Famous Books

... peace. I believe that the great overshadowing result which has come from this war is the assurance of peace almost everlasting amongst the peoples of the earth. I would help to make that an absolute certainty by refusing to permit Germany to prosecute a war after the war. The military arm of her war machine has been palsied by the tremendous hammering of the allied powers. But her territory was not invaded, and if she can get out of the war with her home territory intact, rebuild a stable government, and still have her foreign markets subject to her exploitation, by means no less ...
— by Victor LeFebure • J. Walker McSpadden

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