strategize

[ strat-i-jahyz ]
/ ˈstræt ɪˌdʒaɪz /

verb (used without object), strat·e·gized, strat·e·giz·ing.

to make up or determine strategy; plan.
Also especially British, strat·e·gise.

Origin of strategize

First recorded in 1970–75; strateg(y) + -ize
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for strategize

  • Most of the commanders who strategize about rebuffing the riot police raids are veterans of the 1979-89 war in Afghanistan.

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  • As they neared the exit, they started to strategize about the best ride to go on next.

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