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  Words related to manage

Related / Similar Words: deal, care, handle, oversee, supervise, superintend, pull off, negociate, bring off, carry off, do, wangle, finagle, cope, get by, make out, make do, contend, grapple

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • watch and direct; "Who is overseeing this project?";
  • 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";
  • carry on or manage; "We could do with a little more help around here";
  • achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods;
  • 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";

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    Hyponyms: administer, administrate, organize, organise, work, come to grips, get to grips, dispose of, take care, mind, coordinate, juggle, process, mismanage, mishandle, misconduct, direct, conduct, carry on, deal, touch, build, improvise, extemporize, fend, hack, cut, scrape along, scrape by, scratch along, squeak by, squeeze by, rub along, meet, match, cope with

     

    Derivational Morphology: handler, treatment, handling, care, charge, tutelage, guardianship, management, direction, coach, manager, director, managing director, overseer, superintendent, supervision, supervising, superintendence, oversight, supervisor, finagler, wangler, wangle, wangling, braving, confronting, coping with, grappling, tackling

     

    Anagrams: menage

     

     
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