What is another word for manoeuvre?

Synonyms for manoeuvre
məˈnu vərma·noeu·vre

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. manoeuvre

    Synonyms:
    operation, tactics, contrivance, movement

    Antonyms:
    counteraction, defeat, bafflement, detection, countermovement, neutralization, check

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. tactic, tactics, maneuver, manoeuvrenoun

    a plan for attaining a particular goal

    Synonyms:
    play, maneuver, tactics, tactic, simulated military operation, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvre, evasive action

  2. maneuver, manoeuvre, simulated military operationnoun

    a military training exercise

    Synonyms:
    play, maneuver, tactics, tactic, simulated military operation, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvre, evasive action

  3. maneuver, manoeuvre, playnoun

    a deliberate coordinated movement requiring dexterity and skill

    "he made a great maneuver"; "the runner was out on a play by the shortstop"

    Synonyms:
    turn, dramatic play, period of play, shimmer, play, bid, maneuver, tactical manoeuvre, caper, tactical maneuver, romp, gambol, tactics, simulated military operation, sport, frolic, playing period, free rein, child's play, gambling, evasive action, gaming, swordplay, tactic, looseness, fun, drama

  4. maneuver, manoeuvre, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvrenoun

    a move made to gain a tactical end

    Synonyms:
    play, maneuver, tactics, tactic, simulated military operation, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvre, evasive action

  5. maneuver, manoeuvre, evasive actionverb

    an action aimed at evading an opponent

    Synonyms:
    play, maneuver, tactics, tactic, simulated military operation, tactical maneuver, tactical manoeuvre, evasive action

  6. maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvreverb

    act in order to achieve a certain goal

    "He maneuvered to get the chairmanship"; "She maneuvered herself into the directorship"

    Synonyms:
    maneuver, head, operate, channelize, direct, steer, point, channelise, guide, manoeuver

  7. steer, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, direct, point, head, guide, channelize, channeliseverb

    direct the course; determine the direction of travelling

    Synonyms:
    channelize, operate, transfer, taper, repoint, place, pass, show, head, target, lead, sharpen, maneuver, take, indicate, signal, point, betoken, aim, channelise, take aim, train, steer, channel, manoeuver, transport, address, direct, level, engineer, organize, charge, organise, luff, calculate, head up, conduct, draw, bespeak, guide on, run, orient, send, orchestrate, mastermind, guide, designate, transmit

  8. manoeuver, maneuver, manoeuvre, operateverb

    perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense

    Synonyms:
    go, manoeuver, maneuver, control, mesh, head, function, guide, engage, direct, channelize, run, operate, lock, operate on, channelise, work, steer, point

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. manoeuvrenoun

    Synonyms:
    [Written also Maneuver.] evolution, movement

  2. manoeuvrenoun

    Synonyms:
    scheme, plan, plot, stratagem, artifice, ruse, trick, finesse, artful management, adroit procedure

  3. manoeuvreverb

    Synonyms:
    perform evolutions

  4. manoeuvreverb

    Synonyms:
    contrive, plan, plot, manage, pull the wires or strings

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How to use manoeuvre in a sentence?

  1. Remi Jouty:

    I can't speculate on what was happening inside his head; all I can say is that he changed this button to the minimum setting of 100 feet and he did it several times, these very brief actions on the previous flight were a sort of rehearsal of the manoeuvre.

  2. Interior Minister Robert Kalinak:

    Soon after takeoff, after the first manoeuvre, the two planes collided due to causes that are not yet known, all the people tried to save themselves, having parachutes on, and ... 31 managed to jump out without major injuries.

  3. Defence Minister Bartosz Kownacki:

    Unfortunately, the deal with Airbus has been negotiated and preliminarily signed by the former government, so we have little room for manoeuvre, because if we break off the negotiations we would risk ... paying damages.

  4. Remi Jouty:

    These very brief actions on the previous flight were a sort of rehearsal of the manoeuvre.

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