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  • verbmaneuver, handle physically
  • verbchange to suit one's desire

synonyms for manipulates

  • employ
  • shape
  • wield
  • feel
  • finger
  • form
  • manage
  • mold
  • operate
  • ply
  • swing
  • thumb
  • use
  • work
  • handle
  • maneuver
  • exploit
  • influence
  • shape
  • control
  • upstage
  • play
  • jockey
  • finagle
  • machinate
  • use
  • negotiate
  • direct
  • beguile
  • steer
  • conduct
  • mold
  • guide
  • massage
  • engineer
  • finesse
  • play games
  • pull strings
  • pull wires
  • push around
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antonyms for manipulates

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  • destroy
  • idle
  • leave alone
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How to use manipulates in a sentence

Then, with everyone in the carriage following his movements, he again throws the cards down and manipulates them as before.
SHARPS AND FLATSJOHN NEVIL MASKELYNE
He is an artist of the revolution, a great master, who skillfully manipulates revolutionary thoughts.
MOTHERMAKSIM GORKY
A Christian Scientist never gives medicine, never recommends hygiene, never manipulates.
THE POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY, SEPTEMBER, 1900VARIOUS
He shakes, he shovels, he opens drafts and manipulates dampers.
THE COMFORTS OF HOMERALPH BERGENGREN
The owl is made to turn by a mechanism similar to that which manipulates the temple doors.
A HISTORY OF SCIENCE, VOLUME 1(OF 5)HENRY SMITH WILLIAMS
Meantime, other men, not carried away by impulse, use established habits and a shrewd cold intellect that manipulates them.
HUMAN NATURE AND CONDUCTJOHN DEWEY
The significance of the painter's effort does not stop with the canvas and pigment which he manipulates into form and meaning.
THE GATE OF APPRECIATIONCARLETON NOYES
He manipulates it, presses it as a child presses its nurse's breast, to draw from its brown bosom the milk of fertility.
THE WORKS OF THEOPHILE GAUTIER, VOLUME 5THEOPHILE GAUTIER
Why, the very way she manipulates that frilly napkin reconciles me to my food.
MISS PAT AT SCHOOLPEMBERTON GINTHER
Religion exalts the123 transcendental; science manipulates only the material.
THE NECESSITY OF ATHEISMDR. D.M. BROOKS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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