Definition of strategy
- foraging strategies of insects
They are proposing a new strategy for treating the disease with a combination of medications.
The government is developing innovative strategies to help people without insurance get medical care.
a specialist in campaign strategy
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'strategy.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use: 1779See Words from the same year
: a careful plan or method for achieving a particular goal usually over a long period of time
: the skill of making or carrying out plans to achieve a goal
What made you want to look up strategy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).