game plan

noun
1.
a carefully thought-out strategy or course of action, as in politics, business, or one's personal affairs.
2.
Sports. the overall strategy of a team for winning a specific game.

Origin:
1965–70

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game plan
 
n
1.  a strategy
2.  a plan of campaign, esp in politics

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Example sentences
Somewhere along the way, he developed a game plan for writing.
However, when they do make up their minds, they are capable of sticking with
  the game plan and carrying through to the end.
Yes-jumping around and visibly enjoying yourself is a game plan worth
  bookmarking.
Send us your detailed itinerary including goals, game plan, and how to get
  ready.
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