strat·​e·​gize | \ ˈstra-tə-ˌjīz How to pronounce strategize (audio) \
strategized; strategizing

Definition of strategize

intransitive verb

: to devise a strategy or course of action

Examples of strategize in a Sentence

The organization strategizes for Republican candidates.
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First Known Use of strategize

1855, in the meaning defined above

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11 May 2022

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“Strategize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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