To cope with or dispose of:
To give definite shape to; make, as by cutting or molding material
To change in shape. Used especially of the adaptation of the fetal head to the pelvic canal.
To employ to the greatest possible advantage:
(Informal) To get, arrange, or maneuver by cleverness, persuasion, etc., or esp. by craftiness, trickery, etc.
To have an influence on (something); change:
To direct or guide (a vehicle, tool, etc.) with skill and dexterity
To be in action so as to produce an effect; act; function; work
To provide with a harness or equipment; fit out.
To make a scheme for; plan as a scheme; devise
(Slang) To engage in casual sexual relations, esp. in an open, deliberate way
To seek or achieve an end by means of; exploit:
To exercise (power, influence, etc.)
(Informal) To use one's influence, charm, etc. on (a person) to gain some profit or advantage
To keep busy or work (at something or with a tool, etc.)
To squeeze, press, or roll with the hands, as in massaging:
To put (a player) at a position in a sport or in a game:
control (others or oneself) or influence skillfully, usually to one's advantage
influence or control shrewdly or deviously
To act in an indecisive manner:
(Sports) To perform a fake.
To make false by altering or adding to:
(Slang) To alter or falsify so as to make a more favorable impression; doctor:
To manipulate or change (statistics, accounts, etc.) for a selfish or dishonest purpose; falsify; juggle
To be an improper or bad representative of
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