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What does if you want peace, prepare for war mean?


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if you want peace, prepare for war

The adage if you want peace, prepare for war means that if a country is well armed and is strong, its opponents will be less likely to attack it.

Example(s):

The general said that believing in disarmament is not a good idea and added: "if you want peace, you must prepare for war."

This idiom is in the war category


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