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Stratagem

Meaning: Any clever trick or device for obtaining an advantage

Aug 22, 2016 11:19 IST

Meaning: Any clever trick or device for obtaining an advantage

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Source: www.startrek.com

They connived a stratagem to defeat the opponent’s plan.

Pronunciation: strat-uh-juh m

Usage/Example: 1. There is also one other gaping flaw in Smith's grand stratagem. (Source: Daily Mail)

2. Modi's remarks are a “tactical manoeuvre,” the official said, as they “clone Pakistan's stratagem (on Kashmir).” (Source: The Indian Express)

3. The 1986 tax reform law squelched this stratagem for them, but kept it for professionals like Trump. (Source: Money Magazine)

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