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Noun
Plural for a movement or series of moves requiring skill and care
“Anyone who examines the route taken by Hanjour will see that it required a complex manoeuvre by an experienced pilot.”
Noun
Plural for a carefully planned or cunning scheme or action
“The move was obviously a manoeuvre intended to appease and, perhaps, deceive disaffected members who clamoured for fresh leadership of the party.”
Verb
Move skilfully or carefully
“These can range from narrow aisles to inadequate toilet facilities but for William his biggest headache is finding a suitable shopping trolley he can manoeuvre himself.”
Verb
Manipulate a situation to achieve an end
“A party which is willing to sacrifice any or all of its policy preferences will have more room to manoeuvre than a competitor who gets stuck on a principle.”
Verb
To manipulate a situation in order to gain some advantage
“In response, she sought to manoeuvre his own people ahead of his supporters in the lists.”
Verb
Noun
The mechanics of a movement
Noun
Sly or cunning intelligence
Noun
The plans and methods used to achieve a particular short-term aim
Noun
The art of disposing armed forces in order of battle and of organizing operations, especially during contact with an enemy
Noun
Plural of wile
Noun
Skill used in deceiving others
Noun
A series of military operations intended to achieve a goal, confined to a particular area, or involving a specified type of fighting
Noun
Skill in achieving one's ends by deceit
Noun
Plural of machination
Noun
Things done as an action or movement
Noun
A military drill or training manoeuvre
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