Definitions of manage

  1. To conduct or carry on; govern; make obedient or controllable; to bring about; contrive.
  2. To conduct with economy: to control: to wield: to handle: to have under command: to contrive: to train, as a horse.
  3. To conduct; control; contrive.
  4. To control; conduct; guide; contrive.
  5. To direct affairs; to carry on business or affairs; to administer.
  6. To conduct or direct affairs.
  7. To conduct affairs.
  8. To conduct affairs; contrive.
  9. 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"
  10. 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"
  11. achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods
  12. watch and direct; " Who is overseeing this project?"
  13. the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it; " he grabbed the hammer by the handle"; " it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip"
  14. To conduct business or affiairs.
  15. To conduct; to direct; to control; to wield; to have under command; to make subservient; to husband; to treat judiciously.
  16. To carry on the concerns of, as a house or business; to conduct or direct; to move or use easily; to control; to govern with address; to contrive.
  17. The handling or government of anything, but esp. of a horse; management; administration. See Manege.
  18. To have under control and direction; to conduct; to guide; to administer; to treat; to handle.
  19. To train in the manege, as a horse; to exercise in graceful or artful action.
  20. To treat with care; to husband.
  21. To bring about; to contrive.
  22. MANAGER.
  23. Management; manege.