operateverbuk /ˈɒp.ər.eɪt/ us /ˈɑː.pə.reɪt/
operate verb (WORK)
- The video provides instruction on how to operate the computer.
- This sewing machine is operated by a foot pedal.
- The legal system operates very differently in the US and Britain.
- Terrorists have been operating covertly in England for several years.
- The scheme is simple and cheap to operate.