plan of attack

noun phrase

Definition of plan of attack

: a set of actions to bring about what one is trying to accomplish The current approach isn't working. I think we need a new plan of attack.

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“Plan of attack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plan%20of%20attack. Accessed 20 Apr. 2021.

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