n.1.The handling or government of anything, but esp. of a horse; management; administration. See Manege.
The unlucky manage of this fatal brawl.
- Shak.
v. t.1.To have under control and direction; to conduct; to guide; to administer; to treat; to handle.
[imp. & p. p. Managed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Managing .]
What wars Imanage, and what wreaths I gain.
- Prior.
2.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.
3.To train in the manege, as a horse; to exercise in graceful or artful action.
4.To treat with care; to husband.
5.To bring about; to contrive.
v. i.1.To direct affairs; to carry on business or affairs; to administer.
Leave them to manage for thee.
- Dryden.
Verb1.manage - 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"
fail - be unable; "I fail to understand your motives"
2.manage - 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"
Synonyms: handle, care, deal
3.manage - come to terms or deal successfully with; "We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day"
4.manage - watch and direct; "Who is overseeing this project?"
5.manage - achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods
Synonyms: finagle, wangle
6.manage - carry on or manage; "We could do with a little more help around here"
Synonyms: do
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Translate Manage to Spanish, Translate Manage to German, Translate Manage to French
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