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synonyms for manipulating

  • performing
  • running
  • accomplishing
  • administering
  • conducting
  • contriving
  • determining
  • directing
  • driving
  • executing
  • finishing
  • fulfilling
  • guiding
  • maintaining
  • managing
  • moving
  • ordering
  • practicing
  • regulating
  • revolving
  • serving
  • spinning
  • supervising
  • sustaining
  • transacting
  • turning
  • using
  • wielding
  • at work
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How to use manipulating in a sentence

The object of this practise is to attain facility in manipulating the elements while maintaining the smooth quality of the tone.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
The leaf (p. 386) also is very firm and strong, and sufficiently elastic to bear considerable manipulating in manufacture.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Bent low over the machine, he seems absorbed in the work, his hands deftly manipulating the shuttle, his foot on the treadle.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
With the faradic current just as with the manipulating fingers, there are sore spots that the patient describes as bruised.
THE TREATMENT OF HAY FEVERGEORGE FREDERICK LAIDLAW
Never before were you mistaken for the trick of a manipulating politician!
AMERICAN SKETCHESCHARLES WHIBLEY
"You can talk while we run into town, Carl," said he, throwing in the clutch and manipulating the side lever.
MOTOR MATT'S MYSTERYSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Usurers in the Middle Ages, financiers to-day, the Jews have always excelled in the making and manipulating of wealth.
SECRET SOCIETIES AND SUBVERSIVE MOVEMENTSNESTA H. WEBSTER
Every minute since that time he had spent in rubbing and manipulating the injured member, but all to no purpose.
CORPORAL CAMERONRALPH CONNOR
"Oh, I didn't send it," he answered cheerfully, manipulating china and silver with dexterity.
MAVIS OF GREEN HILLFAITH BALDWIN
He sat there cheerfully whistling in a low tone and manipulating a polishing rag, or something of the kind.
RUTH FIELDING IN THE RED CROSSALICE B. EMERSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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