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mantinir [man.ti.nir.] : make do (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: mantener: maintain ]
Synonyms: mantinil

Derivatives of mantinir

make do
v. (social)1. contend, cope, deal, get by, grapple, make do, make out, managecome to terms with.; "We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day"
~ act, moveperform an action, or work out or perform (an action).; "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
~ extemporize, improvisemanage in a makeshift way; do with whatever is at hand.; "after the hurricane destroyed our house, we had to improvise for weeks"
~ fendtry to manage without help.; "The youngsters had to fend for themselves after their parents died"
~ hack, cutbe able to manage or manage successfully.; "I can't hack it anymore"; "she could not cut the long days in the office"
~ rub along, scrape along, scrape by, scratch along, squeak by, squeeze bymanage one's existence barely.; "I guess I can squeeze by on this lousy salary"
~ cope with, match, meetsatisfy or fulfill.; "meet a need"; "this job doesn't match my dreams"