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manipular : manipulate (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: manipular: manipulate ]
Synonyms: manipula

Derivatives of manipular

v. (social)1. manipulate, pull strings, pull wiresinfluence or control shrewdly or deviously.; "He manipulated public opinion in his favor"
~ act upon, influence, workhave and exert influence or effect.; "The artist's work influenced the young painter"; "She worked on her friends to support the political candidate"
v. (contact)2. manipulatehold something in one's hands and move it.
~ palm, handletouch, lift, or hold with the hands.; "Don't handle the merchandise"
~ lay hands onmanage with the hands.
~ mousemanipulate the mouse of a computer.
~ fiddle with, twiddlemanipulate, as in a nervous or unconscious manner.; "He twiddled his thumbs while waiting for the interview"
~ wield, handle, managehandle effectively.; "The burglar wielded an axe"; "The young violinist didn't manage her bow very well"
~ control, operatehandle and cause to function.; "do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol"; "control the lever"
~ massage, knead, rub downmanually manipulate (someone's body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes.; "She rubbed down her child with a sponge"
~ knead, workmake uniform.; "knead dough"; "work the clay until it is soft"
~ shuffle, mix, rufflemix so as to make a random order or arrangement.; "shuffle the cards"
~ monkey, tamper, fiddleplay around with or alter or falsify, usually secretively or dishonestly.; "Someone tampered with the documents on my desk"; "The reporter fiddle with the facts"
~ diddle, toy, fiddle, playmanipulate manually or in one's mind or imagination.; "She played nervously with her wedding ring"; "Don't fiddle with the screws"; "He played with the idea of running for the Senate"
v. (social)3. cook, fake, falsify, fudge, manipulate, misrepresent, wangletamper, with the purpose of deception.; "Fudge the figures"; "cook the books"; "falsify the data"
~ chisel, cheatengage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud.; "Who's chiseling on the side?"
~ jugglemanipulate by or as if by moving around components.; "juggle an account so as to hide a deficit"
v. (possession)4. manipulate, rigmanipulate in a fraudulent manner.; "rig prices"
~ pricedetermine the price of.; "The grocer priced his wares high"
v. (emotion)5. control, keep in line, manipulatecontrol (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"
~ teaseto arouse hope, desire, or curiosity without satisfying them.; "The advertisement is intended to tease the customers"; "She has a way of teasing men with her flirtatious behavior"
~ handleshow and train.; "The prize-winning poodle was handled by Mrs. Priscilla Prescott"
~ ingratiategain favor with somebody by deliberate efforts.
~ interactact together or towards others or with others.; "He should interact more with his colleagues"
v. (body)6. manipulatetreat manually, as with massage, for therapeutic purposed.
~ care for, treatprovide treatment for.; "The doctor treated my broken leg"; "The nurses cared for the bomb victims"; "The patient must be treated right away or she will die"; "Treat the infection with antibiotics"