Learn how to say Ploy correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word ploy:
a cunning plan or action designed to turn a situation to one’s own advantage:
the president has dismissed the referendum as a ploy to buy time
an activity done for amusement:
the eternal cross-stitch I was set to do before I could indulge my own ploys
late 17th century (originally Scots and northern English in the sense ‘pastime’): of unknown origin. The notion of ‘a calculated plan’ dates from the 1950s