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Bewield vs. Manage

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Bewieldverb

To hold in hand; rule; control; manage; handle; wield.

Manageverb

(transitive) To direct or be in charge of.

Manageverb

(transitive) To handle or control (a situation, job).

Manageverb

(transitive) To handle with skill, wield (a tool, weapon etc.).

Manageverb

(intransitive) To succeed at an attempt.

‘He managed to climb the tower.’;

Manageverb

(ambitransitive) To achieve (something) without fuss, or without outside help.

‘It's a tough job, but I'll manage.’;

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Manageverb

To train (a horse) in the manège; to exercise in graceful or artful action.

Manageverb

(obsolete) To treat with care; to husband.

Manageverb

(obsolete) To bring about; to contrive.

Managenoun

The act of managing or controlling something.

Managenoun

(horseriding) Manège.

Managenoun

The handling or government of anything, but esp. of a horse; management; administration. See Manege.

‘Young men, in the conduct and manage of actions, embrace more than they can hold.’; ‘Down, down I come; like glistering PhaëthonWanting the manage of unruly jades.’; ‘The unlucky manage of this fatal brawl.’;

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Manageverb

To have under control and direction; to conduct; to guide; to administer; to treat; to handle.

‘Long tubes are cumbersome, and scarce to be easily managed.’; ‘What wars Imanage, and what wreaths I gain.’;

Manageverb

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.

‘It was so much his interest to manage his Protestant subjects.’; ‘It was not her humor to manage those over whom she had gained an ascendant.’;

Manageverb

To train in the manege, as a horse; to exercise in graceful or artful action.

Manageverb

To treat with care; to husband.

Manageverb

To bring about; to contrive.

Manageverb

To direct affairs; to carry on business or affairs; to administer.

‘Leave them to manage for thee.’;

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Manageverb

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’;

Manageverb

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’;

Manageverb

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’;

Manageverb

watch and direct;

‘Who is overseeing this project?’;

Manageverb

achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods

Manageverb

carry on or manage;

‘We could do with a little more help around here’;

Manageverb

be in charge of (a business, organization, or undertaking); run

‘their elder son managed the farm’;

Manageverb

have the position of supervising (staff) at work

‘the skills needed to manage a young, dynamic team’;

Manageverb

be the manager of (a sports team or a performer)

‘he managed five or six bands in his career’;

Manageverb

use (money, time, or other resources) sensibly

‘we manage our cash extremely well’;

Manageverb

maintain control over (a person or animal)

‘she manages horses better than anyone I know’;

Manageverb

control the use or exploitation of (land)

‘the forest is managed to achieve maximum growth’;

Manageverb

succeed in surviving or in achieving something despite difficult circumstances; cope

‘Catherine managed on five hours' sleep a night’;

Manageverb

succeed in achieving or producing (something difficult)

‘she managed a brave but unconvincing smile’; ‘Blanche finally managed to hail a cab’;

Manageverb

succeed in dealing with or withstanding (something)

‘there was more stress and anxiety than he could manage’;

Manageverb

be free to attend at (a certain time)

‘he could not manage 24 March after all’;

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