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battle plan

  1. the strategy to be used in a military engagement.
  2. the plan for accomplishing a goal or dealing with a problem or difficult situation: the president's battle plan for getting his legislation through Congress.
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Historical Examples

  • And now, when I look at the battle-plan, the confusion remains.

    Following the Equator, Complete

    Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

  • How cumbrous the latter had become by 1630 may be judged from any battle-plan of the period, and notably from that of Ltzen.

  • Presently, with a quick move, Mallow took the offensive, and tried to unsettle Dyck's poise and disorganize his battle-plan.

    No Defense, Complete

    Gilbert Parker

  • Romer's battle-plan, I should hope, is already made; or it will fare ill with Neipperg and him.