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English definition of “manage”


verb     /ˈmænɪdʒ/
DO SUCCESSFULLY [I, T] B1 to do something or deal with something successfully : Will you be able to manage on your own? [+ to do sth] Anyway , we managed to get there on time .Coping and not copingDealing with things or peopleTolerating and enduringSucceeding, achieving and fulfilling
CONTROL [T] B1 to be in control of an office , shop , team , etc : He used to manage the bookshop on King Street .Managing and organizing
USE TIME/MONEY [T] to use or organize your time or money : He's no good at managing his money .Managing and organizing
HAVE ENOUGH MONEY [I] to have enough money to live : How can anyone manage on such a low income ?Paying and spending money
(Definition of manage verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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