Dictionary.com

strategics

[ struh-tee-jiks ]
/ strəˈti dʒɪks /
Save This Word!

noun (used with a singular verb)

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON PARENTHESES AND BRACKETS APLENTY!

Set some time apart to test your bracket symbol knowledge, and see if you can keep your parentheses, squares, curlies, and angles all straight!
Question 1 of 7
Let’s start with some etymology: What are the origins of the typographical word “bracket”?

Origin of strategics

First recorded in 1850–55; see origin at strategic, -ics
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for strategics

  • The ants in one garden were excessively agitated, no doubt disconcerted in their strategics.

    Astronomy for Amateurs|Camille Flammarion
  • Is it dramatic to make Cyrus speak in this way as if he were lecturing a class on strategics?

    Cyropaedia|Xenophon
  • The influence of improvements in all kinds of weapons and machinery of war is further and further to complicate strategics.

    Defenseless America|Hudson Maxim
  • And all these proposals, based on strategics and tactics, contradict each other.

    War and Peace|Leo Tolstoy

British Dictionary definitions for strategics

strategics
/ (strəˈtiːdʒɪks) /

noun

(functioning as singular) strategy, esp in a military sense
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Tired of Typos? Get Help Now!