think tank

think tank (plural think tanks)

  1. (idiomatic) A group of people who collectively perform research and develop reports and recommendations on topics relating to strategic planning or public policy, and which is usually funded by corporate, government, or special interests.
    Synonyms: think factory
  • French: groupe de réflexion, laboratoire d’idées
  • German: Denkfabrik, Thinktank
  • Italian: centro studi, centro di ricerca, laboratorio d'idee, istituto d'investigazione, gabinetto strategico, gruppo di riflessione
  • Portuguese: usina de ideias, órgão de reflexão, think tank
  • Russian: мозгово́й трест
  • Spanish: tanque de pensamiento, centro de reflexión

This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.004
Offline English dictionary