Definitions for tacticalˈtæk tɪ kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tactical(adj)

    of or pertaining to tactic or tactics

    "a tactical error"


  1. tactical(Adjective)

    of, or relating to tactics

  2. tactical(Adjective)

    of, or relating to military operations that are smaller or more local than strategic ones

  3. tactical(Adjective)

    adroit, skilful or ingenious

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tactical(adj)

    of or pertaining to the art of military and naval tactics


  1. Tactical

    A process on the tactical level includes activities that are performed on a short term plan. Such a process aims at managing processes on the operational level.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chief Executive Mark Bertolini:

    From a tactical standpoint, this is not breaking the bank, one way or the other.

  2. Tony Wilson:

    I think the Navy is going to be excited to see the tactical performance of the aircraft.

  3. Gary Li:

    I suspect these reclamations would only ever have localized tactical uses in military terms.

  4. Gary Li:

    I suspect these reclamations would only ever have localised tactical uses in military terms.

  5. Defence Secretary Michael Fallon:

    We've already been training in battlefield medicine, infantry skills, logistics, in tactical intelligence.

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