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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
1965-1970
1965-70
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Examples from the web for game plan
  • 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.
  • Send us your detailed itinerary including goals, game plan and how to get ready.
  • The rest of our own team was on about the same game plan.
  • Effectively communicate your game plan to employees, customers, and developers.
  • The sensor game plan, on the other hand, has little to do with speed and a lot to do with size.
  • Yet the prime minister's latest game plan has come unstuck.
  • She is not good at devising a detailed game plan for pursuing broad objectives.
British Dictionary definitions for game plan

game plan

noun
1.
a strategy
2.
a plan of campaign, esp in politics
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Slang definitions & phrases for game plan

game plan

noun phrase

A strategy for winning; plan for conducting some project or affair: That type of a game plan gave us the option to point out how badly we need a responsible press (1940s+ Football)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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