What does manhandle mean?

Definitions for manhandle
ˈmænˌhæn dl, mænˈhæn dlman·han·dle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. manhandle(verb)

    handle roughly

    "I was manhandled by the police"

Wiktionary

  1. manhandle(Verb)

    To assault or beat up a person

    Etymology: *. From man, manual, or mangle

  2. manhandle(Verb)

    To move something heavy by force of men, without aid of levers, pulleys, machine, or tackles.

    I see him—Tom—on horse-block standing,

    Etymology: From Middle English manne-handlen, man handelen, equivalent to man ("male person") +‎ handle.

  3. manhandle(Verb)

    To assault or beat up a person.

    The polls were guarded by bullies who did not hesitate at command to manhandle any decent citizen indicated by the local leaders.

    Etymology: From Middle English manne-handlen, man handelen, equivalent to man ("male person") +‎ handle.

  4. manhandle(Verb)

    To mishandle; to handle roughly; to mangle.

    She yells at people who manhandle the tomatoes or break the beans.

    Etymology: From Middle English manne-handlen, man handelen, equivalent to man ("male person") +‎ handle.

  5. manhandle(Verb)

    To control by means of physical strength.

    Riders who succeed on this terrain are able to manhandle their bike as it rattles over the bumps.

    Etymology: From Middle English manne-handlen, man handelen, equivalent to man ("male person") +‎ handle.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of manhandle in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of manhandle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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