pull off, negociate, bring off, carry off, manageverb
be successful; achieve a goal
"She succeeded in persuading us all"; "I managed to carry the box upstairs"; "She pulled it off, even though we never thought her capable of it"; "The pianist negociated the difficult runs"
manage, deal, care, handleverb
be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
"I can deal with this crew of workers"; "This blender can't handle nuts"; "She managed her parents' affairs after they got too old"
cope, get by, make out, make do, contend, grapple, deal, manageverb
come to terms with
"We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day"
oversee, supervise, superintend, manageverb
watch and direct
"Who is overseeing this project?"
wangle, finagle, manageverb
achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods
carry on or function
"We could do with a little more help around here"
wield, handle, manageverb
"The burglar wielded an axe"; "The young violinist didn't manage her bow very well"
The act of managing or controlling something.
To direct or be in charge of.
To handle or control (a situation, job).
To handle wth skill, wield (a tool, weapon etc.).
To succeed at an attempt
He managed to climb the tower.
To achieve without fuss, or without outside help.
Etymology: From manege, probably from maneggiare, from mano, from manus; see manual.
the handling or government of anything, but esp. of a horse; management; administration. See Manege
to have under control and direction; to conduct; to guide; to administer; to treat; to handle
hence: Esp., to guide by careful or delicate treatment; to wield with address; to make subservient by artful conduct; to bring around cunningly to one's plans
to train in the manege, as a horse; to exercise in graceful or artful action
to treat with care; to husband
to bring about; to contrive
to direct affairs; to carry on business or affairs; to administer
Etymology: [F. mange, It. maneggio, fr. maneggiare to manage, fr. L. manushand. Perhaps somewhat influenced by F. mnage housekeeping, OF. mesnage, akin to E. mansion. See Manual, and cf. Manege.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
man′āj, v.t. to guide by use of the hands: to have under command or control: to bring round to one's plans: to conduct with great carefulness: to wield: to handle: to contrive: to train by exercise, as a horse.—v.i. to conduct affairs.—n. Manageabil′ity, the quality of being manageable.—adj. Man′ageable, that can be managed: governable.—n. Man′ageableness.—adv. Man′ageably.—ns. Man′agement, art or act of managing: manner of directing or of using anything: administration: skilful treatment: a body of managers; Man′ager, one who manages: a person who controls a business or other concern.—adj. Managē′rial, of or pertaining to a manager, or to management. [Fr. manége, the managing of a horse—It. maneggio—L. manus, the hand.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'manage' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2732
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'manage' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1386
Rank popularity for the word 'manage' in Verbs Frequency: #171
The numerical value of manage in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of manage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Until we can manage TIME, we can manage nothing else.
There are many issues with losing these forests, it isn’t about biodiversity but about water services, carbon sequestration, fire flammability … We can’t stop a drought but the measurements we are making today, the maps we are making today are a key way forward for managers to adjust how they manage these forests.
I am facing a financial crisis which threatens our survival, if I do not have any income, I cannot support my child. I cannot manage to feed myself as well as my family.
When somebody has that kind of a defuse injury, they need support, they need resources, and service dogs are highly trained pieces of equipment, that helps them manage their medication, that can help with seizures, that can help when they fall. The service dogs provide that extra support 24-hours a day, and actually gives the family a reprieve.
I've been told by a number of women recently that they've been inspired to run, people are realizing you can do it with small children and I -- They were my biggest hesitation to run, because I didn't know if I could manage a schedule with -- I mean they're 2 and 3 years old.
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- sortir-se'nCatalan, Valencian
- zvládnout, spravovat, říditCzech
- verwalten, leiten, schaffen, hinbekommenGerman
- juhtima, hakkama saama, haldama, õnnestumaEstonian
- suoriutua, hallita, johtaa, selviytyä, onnistuaFinnish
- réussir, manier, parvenir, gérerFrench
- megbirkózik, igazgat, sikerül, irányítHungarian
- جێبهجێکردن, بهرێوبردنKurdish
- erin slagen, managen, leiden, beherenDutch
- klare, lede, håndtereNorwegian
- manejar, conseguir, gerirPortuguese
- руководить, справляться, удаваться, заведовать, управлять, успеватьRussian
- успети, контролисати, постићи, управљатиSerbo-Croatian
- styra, lyckas, handlaSwedish
- управляти, керувати, вдаватисяUkrainian
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