Verb(1) influence or control shrewdly or deviously(2) hold something in one's hands and move it(3) tamper, with the purpose of deception(4) manipulate in a fraudulent manner(5) maintain influence over (others or oneself(6) treat manually, as with massage, for therapeutic purposed
(1) This behavior becomes very dangerous when people rely on a computer to store and manipulate important data but fail to back up those data.(2) I unconsciously manipulate situations to my advantage(3) Market forces require businesses to manipulate information to stay in business, she says.(4) It might've been the reason why he could manipulate people.(5) However, even with these basic commands, you can successfully manipulate text files from within your own shell scripts or right from the command line.(6) Both involved persons in authority who used half-truths and recklessly false statements to manipulate people who trusted them.(7) She knows her best strength is the way she can control and manipulate men.(8) Thus, I was able to manipulate the ropes and free myself from them.(9) Finally, I have extensive experience using computers to manage and manipulate images, including type.(10) Don't allow judgmental and critical people to influence and manipulate you, as you are ready to make a final decision about the past.(11) One robotic arm is used to position the endoscope to provide visualisation of the operative site, while the other two robotic arms manipulate surgical instruments under the surgeon's control.(12) Image editing software can manipulate and change digital images on the computer.(13) I don't agree that we should manipulate data, and present only bits of broader data, to perpetuate a political agenda using conjecture and not science.(14) You can then create, edit and manipulate any audio files you like.(15) This is a big plus for anyone wishing to manipulate documents without needing to have the creator application present.(16) Character devices, such as serial ports and keyboards, manipulate data as a stream of characters, or bytes, one at a time.
1. operate ::
2. massage ::
3. control ::
4. falsify ::
5. rig ::
6. fake ::
7. pull wires ::
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Word Example from TV Shows
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- Are you trying to MANIPULATE me?
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 20
Cersei uses her body to MANIPULATE men.
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 21
Yeah! Letting Sheldon use you
to MANIPULATE me?
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 2
Are you bothered
that I can so easily MANIPULATE you?
The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 2
Good I wish you knew
how to MANIPULATE him.
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 4
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