strat·​e·​gist ˈstra-tə-jist How to pronounce strategist (audio)
: a person skilled in strategy

Examples of strategist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But strategists from both parties said the arrangement indicated each campaign sees advantages from a public scuffle. Tal Axelrod, ABC News, 15 May 2024 The sheriff’s office has a responsibility to the public to release the video, according to Nick Hudson, a policy and advocacy strategist with the ACLU of Texas. Cody Copeland, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 9 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for strategist 

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Word History

First Known Use

1821, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of strategist was in 1821

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“Strategist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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strat·​e·​gist ˈstrat-ə-jəst How to pronounce strategist (audio)
: one skilled in strategy

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