tactical manoeuvre

Definitions of tactical manoeuvre
  1. noun
    a move made to gain a tactical end
    synonyms: maneuver, manoeuvre, tactical maneuver
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    the act of maneuvering a vehicle into a location where it can be left temporarily
    device, gimmick, twist
    any clever maneuver
    any distracting or deceptive maneuver (as a mock attack)
    skillful maneuvering or dealing
    gambit, ploy, stratagem
    a maneuver in a game or conversation
    artifice, ruse
    a deceptive maneuver (especially to avoid capture)
    measure, step
    any maneuver made as part of progress toward a goal
    a device (such as a rhyme or acronym) used to aid recall
    fast one, trick
    a cunning or deceitful action or device
    fake, juke
    (football) a deceptive move made by a football player
    an action taken to offset another action
    porcupine provision, shark repellent
    a measure undertaken by a corporation to discourage unwanted takeover attempts
    guard, precaution, safeguard
    a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.
    type of:
    the act of deciding to do something
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