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English Dictionary: manoeuvre by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
manoeuvre
n
  1. a plan for attaining a particular goal [syn: tactic, tactics, maneuver, manoeuvre]
  2. a military training exercise
    Synonym(s): maneuver, manoeuvre, simulated military operation
  3. a deliberate coordinated movement requiring dexterity and skill; "he made a great maneuver"; "the runner was out on a play by the shortstop"
    Synonym(s): maneuver, manoeuvre, play
  4. a move made to gain a tactical end
    Synonym(s): maneuver, manoeuvre, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvre
  5. an action aimed at evading an opponent
    Synonym(s): maneuver, manoeuvre, evasive action
v
  1. act in order to achieve a certain goal; "He maneuvered to get the chairmanship"; "She maneuvered herself into the directorship"
    Synonym(s): maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre
  2. direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
    Synonym(s): steer, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, direct, point, head, guide, channelize, channelise
  3. perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense
    Synonym(s): manoeuver, maneuver, manoeuvre, operate
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