[strat-i-jee] /ˈstræt ɪ dʒi/
noun, plural strategies.
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.
noun (pl) -gies
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 (sense 2)
a plan or stratagem
1810, “art of a general,” from French stratégie, from Greek strategia “office or command of a general,” from strategos “general,” from stratos “multitude, army, expedition,” literally “that which is spread out” (see structure (n.)) + agos “leader,” from agein “to lead” (see act (n.)).
[koun-ter-strohk] /ˈkaʊn tərˌstroʊk/ noun 1. a or blow given in return. 2. Medicine/Medical. .
[koun-ter-suhb-jikt] /ˈkaʊn tərˈsʌb dʒɪkt/ noun, Music. 1. a theme in a fugue that occurs simultaneously with the second and often the subsequent themes of the main . /ˈkaʊntəˌsʌbdʒɪkt/ noun 1. (music) (in a fugue) the theme in one voice that accompanies the statement of the subject in another
[suh b-vur-siv] /səbˈvɜr sɪv/ adjective 1. Also, subversionary [suh b-vur-zhuh-ner-ee, -shuh-] /səbˈvɜr ʒəˌnɛr i, -ʃə-/ (Show IPA). tending or intending to or overthrow, destroy, or undermine an established or existing system, especially a legally constituted government or a set of beliefs. noun 2. a person who adopts subversive principles or policies. /səbˈvɜːsɪv/ adjective 1. liable […]
[koun-ter-soo] /ˈkaʊn tərˌsu/ verb (used with object), countersued, countersuing. 1. to bring a civil action against (one’s complainant). verb (used without object), countersued, countersuing. 2. to bring a civil action against one’s complainant.