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plan of action (or attack)

Definition of plan of action or attack in English:

An organized program of measures to be taken in order to achieve a goal.
Example sentences
  • These five goals were discussed to determine a plan of action to achieve them.
  • With respect to the forethought phase of self-regulation, the primary participants continued to set goals and devise plans of action for navigating their college-level courses.
  • The document, however, failed to detail any environmental goals or plan of attack.
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Pronunciation: prɪˈpəʊt(ə)nt
adjective
greater than others in power or influence