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Synonyms for tactics
ˈtæk tɪkstac·tics

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. tactics

    manoeuvre, policy, strategy, diplomacy, management, temporization

    blunder, impolicy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tacticsnoun

    the branch of military science dealing with detailed maneuvers to achieve objectives set by strategy

    maneuver, tactic, manoeuvre

  2. tactic, tactics, maneuver, manoeuvrenoun

    a plan for attaining a particular goal

    play, maneuver, manoeuvre, tactic, simulated military operation, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvre, evasive action

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. tacticsnoun

    strategy, military science

  2. tacticsnoun

    management, manœuvring, policy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "tactics":

    tactical, tactic, manoeuvres, ploys

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  1. Ginny Burdick:

    The people opposing that bill just behaved reprehensibly around the building, and one of the things that distresses me is Im afraid that some of them are going to feel that those tactics worked. Those tactics had nothing to do with what happened.

  2. Patricia Boyle:

    Look out for fraudsters and their tactics. Get a sense of the most likely scams that are ongoing at the time.

  3. Defense Secretary Ash Carter:

    We're prepared to change the rules of engagement. We've changed tactics, as we just did in the case of the fuel trucks.

  4. Julie Metcalf Kinney:

    The tactics we are facing, of sneaky and illegal foreclosure tactics, predatory banking and loans, elected judges who take campaign contributions from the real estate industry, coupled with violence from law enforcement and no real due process, have been used across this historically Black neighborhood to displace Black and poor people, if Black and Indigenous lives matter in Portland, this must stop.

  5. Tony Abboud:

    A flavor ban will not eliminate any of those marketing tactics, so, we say it is time to put those in place, a ban advertising on television, for example, [ and ] ban any positive print advertising or public advertising thats not directed solely to an adult audience.

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    A synonym for "subterranean"
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    • B. surface
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