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stage-manage

verb [T] uk   /ˈsteɪdʒˌmæn.ɪdʒ/ us  
to arrange and control an event carefully in order to achieve the result you want: Many people have become cynical about the stage-managed debates between politicians which regularly appear on television.
Translations of “stage-manage”
in Chinese (Traditional) 精心安排,周密籌劃…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精心安排,周密筹划…
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