What does tactic mean?

Definitions for tacticˈtæk tɪk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tactic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tactic, tactics, maneuver, manoeuvre(noun)

    a plan for attaining a particular goal


  1. tactic(Noun)

    A manoeuvre, or action calculated to achieve some end.

  2. tactic(Adjective)

    Describing a polymer whose repeat units are identical

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tactic(adj)

    alt. of Tactical

  2. Tactic(noun)

    see Tactics


  1. Tactic

    A tactic is a conceptual action implemented as one or more specific tasks. The term is common in business and military usage, as well as in chess, sports, and protests.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tactic' in Nouns Frequency: #1982

Anagrams for tactic »

  1. tic tac, tic-tac

  2. Tic tac

  3. Tic-tac


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tactic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tactic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jasper:

    Fusion is just a tactic to make weak gems stronger!

  2. Eugene Volokh:

    Staying mostly silent may be the best tactic for him given the dangers of saying something that might be libelous.

  3. Girma Seifu:

    From the very beginning, (government) activities have not. been free and fair, they do not want us to participate. It is a tactic.

  4. Graham Campbell:

    I don't think he meant to kill Eric Garner, guys say they can't breathe all the time, especially if there's a crowd. It's a tactic.

  5. H Hahn Blavatsky:

    Permissiveness is the principle of treating children as if they were adults and the tactic of making sure they never reach that stage.

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