Meaning of STRATEGY in English

STRATEGY

[ 'stratɪdʒi ]

■ noun ( plural strategies )

1》 a plan designed to achieve a particular long-term aim.

2》 the art of planning and directing military activity in a war or battle. Often contrasted with tactics (see tactic ).

↘a plan so devised.

Derivatives

strategist noun

strategize or strategise verb ( N. Amer. ).

Origin

C19: from Fr. stratégie , from Gk stratēgia 'generalship', from stratēgos (see stratagem ).

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