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Manoeuver

verb
1.
Act in order to achieve a certain goal.  Synonyms: maneuver, manoeuvre.  "She maneuvered herself into the directorship"
2.
Direct the course; determine the direction of travelling.  Synonyms: channelise, channelize, direct, guide, head, maneuver, manoeuvre, point, steer.
3.
Perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense.  Synonyms: maneuver, manoeuvre, operate.






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"Manoeuver" Quotes from Famous Books



... turned, ran back a few paces, halted, and then began to follow again, whereupon Genesis pretended to hurl stones at him; but the animal only repeated his manoeuver—and he repeated it once more when William aided Genesis by using actual missiles, which were dodged ...
— Seventeen - A Tale Of Youth And Summer Time And The Baxter Family Especially William • Booth Tarkington



Words linked to "Manoeuver" :   conn, channelise, jockey, control, command, pull over, channel, corner, canalize, act, dock, starboard, helm, manoeuvre, tree, move, crab, navigate, stand out, go, sheer, canalise, park, pilot



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