strat·​e·​gist | \ ˈstra-tə-jist How to pronounce strategist (audio) \

Definition of strategist

: a person skilled in strategy

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Examples of strategist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That means that consumers may look to make more purchases with credit and debit cards or cash in physical stores and make fewer digital payments for online shopping, said Christopher Vecchio, senior strategist at DailyFX. Paul R. La Monica, CNN, 27 Apr. 2022 Mayor Justin Bibb Friday announced three key hires in his administration: senior strategist for lead, chief ethics officer and the director of Cleveland’s Office of Equal Opportunity. Courtney Astolfi, cleveland, 1 Apr. 2022 Linda Duessel, senior equity strategist at Federated Hermes, said her firm has been overweight energy stocks since the third quarter of 2020, betting that oil prices would rebound with the economy. Hardika Singh, WSJ, 22 Mar. 2022 The economic reports could be enough to persuade the Fed to hold off on raising short-term rates next month by double its usual increase, at least for now, said Brian Jacobsen, senior investment strategist at Allspring Global Investments. Arkansas Online, 26 Feb. 2022 An increase in borrowing costs may be off the table for now, though a decision to hike rates in the future hinges on how the ruble fares, according to Piotr Matys, a senior currency strategist at InTouch Capital Markets Ltd. in London. Anya Andrianova, Fortune, 24 Feb. 2022 Special guest Mike McGlone, senior commodity strategist for Bloomberg Intelligence. Cindy Kent,, 27 Sep. 2021 Milwaukie Mayor Mark Gamba and political strategist Kaliko Castille are the leading candidates vying to take over Power’s position. oregonlive, 25 Apr. 2022 Further, Stephan’s current association with political strategist Dan Rottenstreich likely sent a signal, intentional or not. Michael Smolenscolumnist, San Diego Union-Tribune, 15 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of strategist

1821, in the meaning defined above

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“Strategist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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