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English definition of “manoeuvre”

manoeuvre

verb [T] (MAKE SB DO STH) UK (US maneuver)     /məˈnuː.vər/ US  /-vɚ/
to try to make someone act in a particular way: The other directors are trying to manoeuvre her into resigning.Affecting and influencing
(Definition of manoeuvre verb (MAKE SB DO STH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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