Definition of pincer movement noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


pincer movement

BrE BrE//ˈpɪnsə muːvmənt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪnsər muːvmənt//
[usually singular]
jump to other results
a military attack in which an army attacks the enemy from two sides at the same time
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pincer movement