regimented

[ noun rej-uh-muh nt; verb rej-uh-ment ]SEE DEFINITION OF regimented

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In other countries, the militia has not only been exercised, but regimented.

If I'm regimented, I should at least like to know in whose service it is?

This sounded strange to the American, accustomed to have Germany referred to as the most regimented of nations.

But a nation cannot exist 90% slave—or 90% regimented—because every degree of order multiplies the power of disorder.

They raised twelve companies, which they regimented under the command of Gustavus Hamilton, whom they chose for their governor.

A dictatorship may command the full strength of a regimented nation.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "government, rule, control," from Old French regiment "government, rule" (14c.), from Late Latin regimentum "rule, direction," from Latin regere "to rule" (see regal). Meaning "unit of an army" first recorded 1570s (originally the reference was to permanent organization and discipline), from French. The exact number in the unit varies over time and place.

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