Examples of tactic in a Sentence
an effective tactic for solving crimes
We may need to change tactics.
a specialist in naval tactics
Recent Examples of tactic from the Web
That, and — at least if the amount of comments on this Instagram post is any indication — giving out bongs signed by the stars of Broad City is a pretty clever campaign tactic.
Drifting fresh shad on the flats is a good tactic this time of year.
The allegation that contemporary activists expressing ardently peaceful dissatisfaction with the precarious state of American democracy are promoting violence, incivility or worse is a long-running tactic used to stifle change.
Despite that, there are a few tactics every fantasy owner should deploy—no matter his or her overall strategy—in every draft, regardless of draft slot, league size, scoring rules or any other factors.
Infrared is the preferred tactic for detecting microplastics because, as Du explains in her video, the chemical bonds within plastics are good at absorbing infrared.
Gaslighting is a tactic of psychological abuse in which the victim is made to doubt their own sanity, only here the abuser is the White House, and the victim is the American people.
Stigger said making the secretaries reapply for their job is another union-busting tactic.
Trump’s offensive may yet prove to be a negotiating tactic that threatens economic pain to force deals, rather than a move to a full-blown trade war.
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Definition of -tactic
Origin and Etymology of -tactic
TACTIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tactic for English Language Learners
: an action or method that is planned and used to achieve a particular goal
tactics : the activity or skill of organizing and moving soldiers and equipment in a military battle
TACTIC Defined for Kids
Definition of tactic for Students
- “All that kid does is cry and he gets his way.” … “If I tried that tactic, my parents would just say, ‘Grow up.’ …”
- —Pam Zollman, Don't Bug Me!
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