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1. maneuver

verb. ['məˈnuːvɝ'] direct the course; determine the direction of travelling.

Synonyms

  • control
  • manoeuver
  • park
  • channelize
  • starboard
  • channelise
  • head
  • corner
  • pilot
  • tree
  • command
  • helm
  • guide
  • crab
  • pull over
  • conn
  • steer
  • direct
  • sheer
  • channel
  • manoeuvre
  • dock
  • navigate
  • canalize
  • canalise
  • stand out

Antonyms

  • disorient
  • cheer
  • female
  • stay in place

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Rhymes with Maneuver

  • vancouver
  • remover
  • stuver
  • steuver
  • kluver
  • gruver
  • groover
  • zuver
  • mover
  • hoover
  • coover

How do you pronounce maneuver?

Pronounce maneuver as məˈnuvər.

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How do you spell maneuver? Is it manuver ?

A common misspelling of maneuver is manuver

Sentences with maneuver


1. Noun, singular or mass
You may need to repeat this maneuver several times to fully clear the blockage.

Quotes about maneuver


1. Chronic anxiety is a state more undesirable than any other, and we will try almost any maneuver to eliminate it. Modern man is living in anxious anticipation of destruction. Such anxiety can be easily eliminated by self-destruction. As a German saying puts it: 'Better an end with terror than a terror without end.
- Robert E. Neale, The Art of Dying

2. He could build a city. Has a certain capacity. There’s a niche in his chestwhere a heart would fit perfectlyand he thinks if he could just maneuver one into place –well then, game over.
- Richard Siken

2. maneuver

noun. ['məˈnuːvɝ'] a military training exercise.

Synonyms

  • manoeuvre
  • military training
  • operation
  • military operation

Antonyms

  • take away
  • larboard
  • left
  • follower

3. maneuver

noun. ['məˈnuːvɝ'] a plan for attaining a particular goal.

Synonyms

  • tactic
  • plan of action
  • tactics

Antonyms

  • follow
  • rear
  • reverse
  • tail

4. maneuver

noun. ['məˈnuːvɝ'] an action aimed at evading an opponent.

Synonyms

  • evasion
  • straight-arm
  • clinch
  • evasive action
  • flight maneuver
  • airplane maneuver

Antonyms

  • node
  • middle
  • end
  • beginning

5. maneuver

noun. ['məˈnuːvɝ'] a move made to gain a tactical end.

Synonyms

  • manoeuvre
  • feint
  • step
  • ploy
  • ruse
  • tactical maneuver
  • device
  • twist
  • tactical manoeuvre
  • footwork
  • gambit
  • measure
  • artifice
  • gimmick
  • move
  • parking

Antonyms

  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness
  • inactivity
  • derestrict

6. maneuver

verb. ['məˈnuːvɝ'] perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense.

Synonyms

  • jockey
  • manoeuver
  • operate
  • go
  • move

Antonyms

  • allow
  • permit
  • inaccessibility
  • unavailability

7. maneuver

noun. ['məˈnuːvɝ'] a deliberate coordinated movement requiring dexterity and skill.

Synonyms

  • footwork
  • obstruction
  • safety blitz
  • icing the puck
  • mousetrap
  • completion
  • athletic game
  • movement
  • baseball play
  • motion
  • stroke
  • assist
  • move
  • takeaway
  • shot
  • play
  • linebacker blitzing
  • ball hawking
  • figure
  • pass completion
  • trap play
  • manoeuvre
  • jugglery
  • icing

Antonyms

  • unrestraint
  • indiscipline
  • intemperance
  • unskillfulness

8. maneuver

verb. ['məˈnuːvɝ'] act in order to achieve a certain goal.

Synonyms

  • manoeuver
  • act
  • move

Antonyms

  • indirect
  • dishonest
  • crooked
  • indirectness
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