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game plan

a carefully thought-out strategy or course of action, as in politics, business, or one's personal affairs.
Sports. the overall strategy of a team for winning a specific game.
Origin of game plan
First recorded in 1965-70 Unabridged
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game plan

a strategy
a plan of campaign, esp in politics
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game plan

noun phrase

A strategy for winning; plan for conducting some project or affair: That type of a game plan gave us the option to point out how badly we need a responsible press (1940s+ Football)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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