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English definition of “room for manoeuvre”

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room for manoeuvre

the opportunity to change your plans or choose between different ways of doing something: The law in this area is very strict and doesn't allow us much room for manoeuvre.
Translations of “room for manoeuvre”
in Chinese (Traditional) 挽回、調解的餘地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 回旋的余地…
(Definition of room for manoeuvre from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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