game plan


Definition of game plan

: a strategy for achieving an objective

Other Words from game plan

game-plan \ ˈgām-​ˌplan How to pronounce game plan (audio) \ intransitive verb

Examples of game plan in a Sentence

The governor is developing a game plan to lure businesses to the region. what's our game plan for touring the city?
Recent Examples on the Web What’s the game plan for your future music releases? Sean Abrams, Men's Health, 7 July 2022 What’s the game plan to address the cost of higher education? Zack Friedman, Forbes, 1 June 2022 Charlo executed a tactical, counterpunching game plan impressively under a nearly full moon at Dignity Health Sports Park, the famed outdoor stadium south of downtown Los Angeles. Greg Beacham, ajc, 15 May 2022 Ira, this is exactly what Erik Spoelstra does best, game plan against one player. Ira Winderman, Sun Sentinel, 27 Apr. 2022 The game plan, inspired by the yearly battle against influenza, is to update the vaccines as the virus evolves. Carolyn Y. Johnson, Anchorage Daily News, 11 Apr. 2022 Instead the Bucks chose to stick to their game plan, which emphasized driving to the basket and creating one-on-one situations for Antetokounmpo and Holiday. Lori Nickel, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 4 May 2022 What’s kind of your offensive game plan after going over what happened against A&M? Tom Green |, al, 17 Mar. 2022 Until then, make sure to focus on your game plan for student loan repayment. Zack Friedman, Forbes, 20 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of game plan

1941, in the meaning defined above

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31 Jul 2022

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“Game plan.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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