[ struh-tee-jiks ]
/ strəˈti dʒɪks /

noun (used with a singular verb)

Origin of strategics

First recorded in 1850–55; see origin at strategic, -ics Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for strategics

  • And all these proposals, based on strategics and tactics, contradict each other.

    War and Peace|Leo Tolstoy
  • Is it dramatic to make Cyrus speak in this way as if he were lecturing a class on strategics?

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

    Astronomy for Amateurs|Camille Flammarion

British Dictionary definitions for strategics

/ (strəˈtiːdʒɪks) /


(functioning as singular) strategy, esp in a military sense
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