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Synonym of Manipulate

Manipulate Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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manipulate
Synonyms and related words:
abuse, adulterate, angle, barnstorm, be responsible for, beguile, bleed, bleed white, call the signals, captain, carry on, carry out, carry through, choreograph, come in contact, command, conduct, contrive, control, cook, copilot, deal with, direct, dispense, do with, doctor, drain, drive, employ, engineer, exercise, exert, exploit, fake, falsify, feel, feel of, fiddle, finagle, finesse, finger, flick, fly, gerrymander, govern, handle, head, head up, ill-use, impose upon, influence, intrigue, jockey, juggle, lead, lead on, load, machinate, make go, make the rules, make use of, manage, maneuver, mastermind, milk, misuse, negotiate, officer, operate, orchestrate, order, pack, palm, palpate, paw, peel off, perform on, pilot, plant, play, play games, play on, plot, ply, poke at, practice, prescribe, presume upon, prod, pull strings, pull the strings, quarterback, regulate, retouch, rig, run, salt, scheme, see to, skipper, solo, sophisticate, stack, steer, stroke, suck dry, swing, take advantage of, take care of, take command, take the lead, tamper with, tap, thumb, touch, twiddle, use, use ill, utilize, wangle, wield, work, work on, work upon
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
manipulate

Verb
1. influence or control shrewdly or deviously; "He manipulated public opinion in his favor"
(synonym) pull strings, pull wires
(hypernym) influence, act upon, work
(derivation) manipulation, use
2. hold something in one's hands and move it
(hypernym) handle, palm
(hyponym) lay hands on
(derivation) handling, manipulation
3. fake or falsify; "Fudge the figures"; "cook the books"; "falsify the data"
(synonym) fudge, fake, falsify, cook, wangle, misrepresent
(hypernym) cheat, chisel
(hyponym) juggle
4. manipulate in a fraudulent manner; "rig prices"
(synonym) rig
(hypernym) price
5. control (others or oneself) or influence skillfully, usually to one's advantage; "She manipulates her boss"; "She is a very controlling mother and doesn't let her children grow up"; "The teacher knew how to keep the class in line"; "she keeps in line"
(synonym) keep in line, control
(hypernym) interact
(hyponym) tease
(derivation) manipulation, use
6. treat manually, as with massage, for therapeutic purposed
(hypernym) treat, care for
(derivation) handling, manipulation

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