manhandle Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"manhandle" in British English

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manhandleverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌmænˈhæn.dəl/

manhandle verb [T] (HANDLE ROUGHLY)

to ​touch or ​hold someone ​roughly and with ​force, often when taking them ​somewhere: There were ​complaints that the ​police had manhandled some of the ​demonstrators.

manhandle verb [T] (MOVE)

to ​move something using the ​physicalstrength of the ​body: Several ​pieces of ​heavyequipment had to be manhandled into the ​lorry.
(Definition of manhandle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"manhandle" in American English

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manhandleverb [T]

 us   /ˈmænˌhæn·dəl/
to ​handle someone with ​force or ​push someone around, often when taking the ​personsomewhere: Securityguards had manhandled some of the ​fans.
(Definition of manhandle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “manhandle”
in Chinese (Simplified) 粗暴处理, (粗暴地)对待,推搡…
in Chinese (Traditional) 粗暴處理, (粗暴地)對待,推擠…
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