big stick definition

  • noun:
    • A display or hazard, specifically of army power: a foreign policy that relied regarding the huge stick.
    • a display of force or power
    • A display or risk, particularly of armed forces power: a foreign plan that relied regarding the big stick.
    • a display of power or energy

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