Synonyms for strategist

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As a strategist his qualities came to be recognized as paramount in that body.

And Captain Elisha, who also was something of a strategist, smiled at the fire.

His comrades years ago used also to call him The Strategist.

He was the strategist, but unfortunately his knowledge of life was limited.

The fighter judged war by its victories; the strategist by their effects.

Just then he looked at it as a strategist rather than as a lover of art.

Monsieur Gratiot, behold my commissary-general, my strategist, my financier.

He was too good a strategist to attack the strong point of the insurrection first.

While Hood was no match for Sherman as a strategist, he was not a weakling.

“Your Highness is a strategist,” said the Colonel, when he had read them.

WORD ORIGIN

1838, from French stratégiste, from stratégie (see strategy).

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