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verb as in survive, get by

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Taraji manages to bring an equal measure of truth to the mother in her character.

“Gronkowski” itself never manages to sound more erotic than the name of a hearty Polish stew or a D-list WWE performer.

His hero, Bruce Springsteen, is a gazillionaire, but he still manages to come across as a regular guy, so perception is reality.

The man finally manages to break free with the help of the others, slipping out of his coat.

He manages to talk one of them into a glass or two, but for the most part he remains sober.

She skilfully manages the side-lights, and by this means produces strong effects.

Mr. Ernescliffe manages him very well—used to illness on that African coast, and the doctor is very fond of him.

The one manages at least everything concerning agriculture and land, and the other is at the head of the navy.

How he manages to turn it all to favour and romance you must allow Baroness Orczy to tell you herself.

In vain you may know him to the core—know him a liar, a comedian—he manages always to get the better of you with his stories.


On this page you'll find 122 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to manages, such as: use, regulate, run, dominate, oversee, and train.

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