manage meaning

EN[ˈmænədʒ] [ˈmænɪdʒ] [-ænədʒ]

    Definition of manage in English Dictionary

  • NounSUF-age
    1. (now rare) The act of managing or controlling something.
      1. (horseriding) Manège.
      2. VerbSGmanagesPRmanagingPT, PPmanaged
        1. VT To direct or be in charge of.
          1. VT To handle or control (a situation, job).
            1. VT To handle with skill, wield (a tool, weapon etc.).
              1. VI To succeed at an attempt.
                1. He managed to climb the tower. ‎
              2. VI To achieve without fuss, or without outside help.
                1. Plastics are energy-rich substances, which is why many of them burn so readily. Any organism that could unlock and use that energy would do well in the Anthropocene. Terrestrial bacteria and fungi which can manage this trick are already familiar to experts in the field.
              3. To train (a horse) in the manege; to exercise in graceful or artful action.
                1. OBS To treat with care; to husband.
                  1. OBS To bring about; to contrive.
                  2. More Examples
                    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                      • The Bush administration – which sought to grow the number of fisheries managed under a program known as “catch shares”...
                      • What MacIntyre therefore rejects is the whole package, namely a growth economy managed by the state, with occasional corrections with welfare, and so on.
                      • We thought he was going to die, but the doctors managed to bring him round.
                    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                      • Managing volunteers from fourteen different organizations is like herding cats.
                  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                    1. Nouns
                      • Singularia tantum
                        • Uncountable nouns
                      • Verbs
                        • Control verbs
                          • Intransitive verbs
                            • Transitive verbs
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                          Source: Wiktionary

                          Meaning of manage for the defined word.

                          Grammatically, this word "manage" is a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a control verb, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
                          Difficultness: Level 1
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                          Definiteness: Level 9
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