Definition of Stratagems

1. Noun. (plural of stratagem) ¹



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Definition of Stratagems

1. stratagem [n] - See also: stratagem

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stratagems

strappingly
strappings
strappy
strappy top
straps
strapt
strapwork
strapworks
strashimirite
strata
strata title
stratagem
stratagemical
stratagems (current term)
stratal
stratas
strategem
strategetics
strategi
strategian
strategic
strategic buyout
strategic intelligence
strategic management
strategic materials
strategic warning
strategical
strategically

Literary usage of Stratagems

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1. Aquinas Ethicus: Or, The Moral Teaching of St. Thomas. A Translation of the by Thomas, Joseph Rickaby (1896)
"Is it lawful in war to use stratagems?1 R. The end of stratagems is to deceive the enemy. Now there are two ways of deceiving in word or deed. ..."

2. International Law; Or, Rules Regulating the Intercourse of States in Peace by Henry Wager Halleck (1861)
"stratagems, in war, are snares laid for an enemy, or deceptions practiced on him, ... But the use of stratagems is limited by the rights of humanity and the ..."

3. International Law: A Treatise by Lassa Oppenheim (1906)
"Different kinds of stratagems. XI RUSES Grotius, III. c. ... Ruses of war or stratagems are deceit employed during military operations for the purpose of ..."

4. An Enquiry Into the Duties of Men in the Higher and Middle Classes of by Thomas Gisborne (1824)
"It is no breach of this precept to have recourse to such feints and stratagems in the conduct of warlike operations, as are not repugnant to the received ..."

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