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English[]

Etymology[]

From Old French manege (the handling or training of a horse, horsemanship, riding, maneuvers, proceedings), probably < Italian maneggiare (to handle, manage, touch, treat) < mano < Latin manus (the hand); see manual.

Pronunciation[]

  • (GenAm) IPA: /ˈmænəʤ/, SAMPA: /"m{n@dZ/
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  • Hyphenation: man‧age
  • Rhymes: -ænədʒ

Verb[]

Infinitive
to Manage

Third person singular
manag

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to Manage (third-person singular simple present manag, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)

  1. (transitive) to direct or be in charge of.
  2. (transitive) to handle or control (a situation, job).
  3. (transitive) To handle, wield (a tool, weapon etc.).
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, II.ii:
      The most vnruly, and the boldest boy, / That euer warlike weapons menaged [...].
  4. (transitive) to force.
  5. (intransitive) to succeed at an attempt
    He managed to climb the tower.
  6. (intransitive) to achieve without fuss, or without outside help.

Translations[]

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Noun[]

Singular
Manage

Plural
-

Manage (-)

  1. (now rare) The act of managing or controlling something.
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.xii:
      the winged God himselfe / Came riding on a Lion rauenous, / Taught to obay the menage of that Elfe [...].
  2. (horseriding) Manège.

See also[]

  • man
  • Template:Pedia

External links[]

Anagrams[]

  • aaegmn,
  • Meagan

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