Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who is skilled in strategy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. one who devises strategies.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One skilled in strategy, or the science of directing great military movements.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One skilled in strategy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an expert in strategy (especially in warfare)

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Examples

  • Janet honey -- go look up the meaning of the word strategist & get back to us will ya?

    msnbc.com: Top msnbc.com headlines

  • It would appear that "strategist" is now an euphemism for somebody in their cups.

    Pink elephants on parade

  • These included former Bush and McCain strategist Mark McKinnon, who co-chaired a mock Constitutional Convention with Harvard Law professor (and HuffPost blogger) Larry Lessig.

    Jeffrey Abelson: The UnConvention

  • Erica Payne, a public-policy strategist, is the founder of the Agenda Project, a policy and advocacy organization.

    Erica Payne: Deadbeat Democrats

  • Log in to Reply lefty, a major Dem strategist is the one accusing Corzine camp of the fraud.

    Voter Fraud Video Watch - NJ. - Moe_Lane’s blog - RedState

  • (They have other more pressing concerns.) "Look, I mean they have a lot of money, and we don't," said top McCain strategist Steve Schmidt, after a rally in Hanoverton, Ohio.

    Bright Shiny States - Swampland - TIME.com

  • She paints herself as a modern day Robin Hood, when her and husband are responsible for millions of jobs being shipped abroad. her campaign strategist is lobbying for columbia while she goes around claiming to be against shipping jobs oversees.

    Last minute Clinton ad: 'What has happened to Barack Obama?'

  • So, the question becomes, what are the "footprints" that the unnamed Dem strategist is referring to?

    Your Right Hand Thief

  • In other news, liberal bloggers are buzzing about ex-McCain strategist John Weaver's criticism of the McCain camp's recent tactics, which they see as evidence that the McCain camp's negativity is causing a backlash.

    Eschaton

  • Considering John Weaver, McCain's former chief strategist, is the only former McCain aide to have talked to the NYT on record, the swirling rumors are that he was one of the "associates" to give anecdotal evidence on McCain's and Iseman's relationship.

    Was It Weaver? - Real Clear Politics – TIME.com

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