Definitions for tacticsˈtæk tɪks

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tactics(noun)

    the branch of military science dealing with detailed maneuvers to achieve objectives set by strategy

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

    a plan for attaining a particular goal


  1. tactics(Noun)

    The military science that deals with achieving the objectives set by strategy.

  2. tactics(Noun)

    Manoeuvres used against an enemy.

  3. tactics(Noun)

    The employment and ordered arrangement of forces in relation to each other.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tactics(noun)

    the science and art of disposing military and naval forces in order for battle, and performing military and naval evolutions. It is divided into grand tactics, or the tactics of battles, and elementary tactics, or the tactics of instruction

  2. Tactics(noun)

    hence, any system or method of procedure


  1. Tactics

    Tactics is a Japanese visual novel studio which specializes in the development of dating sim and eroge style games. Tactics is actually a branch of the joint company Nexton. Their debut release was a game entitled Dōsei in mid-1997, followed by Moon. in the same year, and One: Kagayaku Kisetsu e in 1998. The last two games were met with much praise from the Japanese community. While the studio was still in its early years, the core team of both Moon and One broke off and began their own company, Key, in 1998. Tactics continued to release games despite this sudden change in staff. In 2009, Tactics became two separate brands: Tactics Luxury and Tactics*Latte. In 2011, the Tactics brand shut down and the two brands became independent.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. tactics

    The employment and ordered arrangement of forces in relation to each other. See also procedures; techniques. (CJCSI 5120.02)

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Derek Laney:

    They have been changing up the tactics.

  2. Kevin McCarthy:

    We have difference of opinion on strategy and tactics, but on principle we are united.

  3. Air Force:

    Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family and friends of these Special Tactics Airmen.

  4. Sun Tzu:

    Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.

  5. Frank Muir:

    Strategy is buying a bottle of fine wine when you take a lady out for dinner. Tactics is getting her to drink it.

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