Also strategics. the science or art of combining and employing the means of war in planning and directing large military movements and operations.
the use or an instance of using this science or art.
skillful use of a stratagem: The salesperson's strategy was to seem always to agree with the customer.
a plan, method, or series of maneuvers or stratagems for obtaining a specific goal or result: a strategy for getting ahead in the world.
- coun·ter·strat·e·gy, noun, plural coun·ter·strat·e·gies.
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How to use strategy in a sentence
At one point it contemplated making its own phone, before ultimately shifting to a strategy of trying to put a Facebook skin on top of the Android operating system, an approach that flopped.
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Thanks to CompStat and strategies added by Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, crime continued to decline.
All of these strategies need to include young men, so that they are part of the solution.
Conflicts and resolutions were staged with the skill of a chessplayer working out new endgame strategies.Can Tarzan of the Apes Survive in a Post-Colonial World? | Ted Gioia | November 23, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
CD Global Strategies reported earning $30,000 for the Burkina Faso work and $100,000 for assisting Togo.
Correction: An earlier version of this article called Purple Strategies a Democratic firm.
And you achieved unusual wealth chiefly by the powers and strategies of your character.I, Mary MacLane | Mary MacLane
What strategies she had had to employ to escape from the house!Cursed | George Allan England
What determination could effect, that could Red Wall; but achievement by inaction—supremest of all strategies—was not for him.Bob, Son of Battle | Alfred Ollivant
The politics, the strategies, the administration of the Empire continued by the men of the 4th September have been judged.History of the Commune of 1871 | P. Lissagary
The strategies mentioned thus far constitute one series of answers to critics who charged Pope with debasing true epic.An Essay on Satire, Particularly on the Dunciad | Walter Harte
British Dictionary definitions for strategy
the art or science of the planning and conduct of a war; generalship
a particular long-term plan for success, esp in business or politics: Compare tactics (def. 2)
a plan or stratagem
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