Noun(1) a military training exercise(2) a plan for attaining a particular goal(3) a deliberate coordinated movement requiring dexterity and skill(4) a move made to gain a tactical end(5) an action aimed at evading an opponent
Verb(1) direct the course; determine the direction of travelling(2) act in order to achieve a certain goal(3) perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense
(1) The people bustled so close together that it was impossible to maneuver without touching anyone.(2) For example, blind people can maneuver through unfamiliar areas with the aid of seeing-eye dogs or canes.(3) Besides that it was annoying to have to maneuver through people who didn't know enough to get out of the way.(4) I can remember as a child being fascinated by people who could maneuver those two wooden sticks like they were extensions of their hands.(5) the truck was unable to maneuver comfortably in the narrow street(6) Up until this point almost all swords were heavy and required more strength than skill to maneuver .(7) They were already moving; the ship could maneuver so smoothly that they hardly felt the change in speed.(8) the economic policy provided no room for maneuver(9) It was crowded, and I had to maneuver around many people, but finally she led us into an empty corridor.(10) I had situated myself in the far corner of the classroom, a tactical maneuver on my part.(11) The next several weeks Landon's recovery progressed to the point where he had some movement in his arms and could maneuver in a wheelchair.(12) Always give yourself enough room to maneuver safely while avoiding both obstacles in the road and opening car doors.(13) Also, larger oars were heavy and clumsy to maneuver and required multiple oarsmen.(14) In other words, Bulgaria will again have to diplomatically maneuver and make its choice in a vulnerable situation.(15) Our initial mission required us to maneuver into a canyon and destroy two caves.(16) I may vote for him purely as a strategic maneuver .
1. operation ::
2. stratagem ::
3. training exercises ::
4. evasive action ::
5. tactics ::
6. play ::
7. steer ::
8. manipulate ::
9. intrigue ::
11. guide ::
Different Formsmaneuver, maneuverable, maneuvered, maneuvering, maneuverings, maneuvers
Word Example from TV Shows
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Who will administer
the Heimlich MANEUVER?
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 2
The Big Bang Theory 5x12
The Shiny Trinket Maneuver
Original Air Date on January 12, 2012
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 12
It's a strategic MANEUVER.
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 22
that the grant was
a kind of publicity MANEUVER
Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 15
And you've learned to MANEUVER
from the very best.
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 4
English to Welsh Dictionary: maneuver
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