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Definitions for strategic
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"

Wiktionary

  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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Numerology

  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. Stephanie Monyak of Pennsylvania:

    It is something that you have to plan for and you have to be very strategic where you place yourself, my strategy is to be right up in the front because a lot of time the brides don't know how far they are going to throw it.

  2. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull:

    The United States will remain the pre-eminent global military power over the next two decades, it will continue to be Australia’s most important strategic partner through our long-standing alliance, and the active presence of the United States will continue to underpin the stability of our region.

  3. Dirk Graber:

    In the next 18 to 36 months we will either float on the stock exchange or sell a majority to a strategic investor.

  4. Doug Suttles:

    Our 2015 capital program ... is focused on our most strategic plays, we will continue to exercise discipline with every investment decision that we make directing about 80 percent of our capital to our four most strategic assets.

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    While Saudi Arabia is a strategic ally, the behavior of the Crown Prince – in multiple ways – has shown disrespect for the relationship and made him, in my view, beyond toxic, i fully realize we have to deal with bad actors and imperfect situations on the international stage. However, when we lose our moral voice, we lose our strongest asset.

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