What does Strategic mean?

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strəˈti dʒɪkstrate·gic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. strategic, strategicaladjective

    relating to or concerned with strategy

    "strategic weapon"; "the islands are of strategic importance"; "strategic considerations"

  2. strategicadjective

    highly important to or an integral part of a strategy or plan of action especially in war

    "a strategic chess move"; "strategic withdrawal"; "strategic bombing missions"


  1. strategicadjective

    of or pertaining to strategy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Strategicadjective

    alt. of Strategical

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. strategic

    Pertaining to strategy; effected by artifice.

Editors Contribution

  1. strategic

    Relating to strategy.

    The strategic change was implemented very efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Strategic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3466

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Strategic' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1950

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Strategic' in Adjectives Frequency: #437

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Strategic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Strategic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Strategic in a Sentence

  1. United States:

    Any Chinese company designing complicated circuitry based on United States technology has to rethink its strategic plan out the next five-to-10 years.

  2. Oliver Barron:

    In the medium to long-term, it's clear we will see more M&A activity so China can make good on its goal of becoming more globally relevant, some Chinese companies have been restricted in the purchase of (foreign exchange) FX ... Against such a backdrop, it's clear the Syngenta acquisition is a strategic priority with support from the very top.

  3. Vitaly Churkin:

    We believe this to be a strategic mistake.

  4. Jay Inslee:

    It's been very successful organically without any particular strategic thought, it's been a very gut-level, sincere, powerful effort to resist a departure from basic American values. And the fact that it has been organic and natural without a dime's worth of provocation is pretty amazing.

  5. Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson:

    We have ordered a series of strategic deployments aimed at keeping our community safe, these additional deployments will continue to supplement existing manpower.

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