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Synonyms for manual
ˈmæn yu əlman·u·al

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  1. manualnoun

    a small handbook

    manual of arms

    semiautomatic, self-winding, autoloading(a), self-activating, automatic, self-locking, machine-driven, smart, white-collar, machine-controlled, self-moving, automated, self-loading, self-acting, self-regulating

  2. manual of arms, manualadjective

    (military) a prescribed drill in handling a rifle

    manual of arms

    machine-controlled, self-moving, self-acting, self-locking, semiautomatic, self-activating, smart, automated, self-regulating, autoloading(a), self-loading, white-collar, self-winding, machine-driven, automatic

  3. manualadjective

    of or relating to the hands

    "manual dexterity"


    self-regulating, self-activating, automatic, machine-driven, self-acting, smart, self-moving, autoloading(a), machine-controlled, automated, semiautomatic, self-locking, self-loading, white-collar, self-winding

  4. manualadjective

    requiring human effort

    "a manual transmission"


    machine-driven, self-moving, semiautomatic, automated, white-collar, smart, self-loading, autoloading(a), self-regulating, self-activating, self-acting, automatic, machine-controlled, self-winding, self-locking

  5. manual(a)adjective

    doing or requiring physical work

    "manual labor"; "manual laborer"

    self-loading, self-locking, self-winding, automated, white-collar, machine-controlled, machine-driven, self-activating, self-regulating, self-acting, semiautomatic, smart, autoloading(a), self-moving, automatic

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Editors Contribution5.0 / 1 vote

  1. non-electric

    Submitted by sekist on March 17, 2024  

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  1. manualnoun

    of the hand, by the hand

  2. manualnoun


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  1. manualnoun


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  1. Donald Walker:

    A bigger issue is how fast do you have intelligent robotics replace manual labor everywhere in the world.

  2. Plato, _Phaedrus_:

    ...Then anyone who leaves behind him a written manual, and likewise anyone who receives it, in the belief that such writing will be clear and certain, must be exceedingly simple-minded...

  3. Brian Scudamore:

    I made sure every single best practice would fit on a one-page ‘Here’s the best practice’ in the manual, it allowed me to scale and grow my business quickly.

  4. Buckminster Fuller:

    The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual.

  5. Ralph Schmidt:

    Just throwing forest tree seeds out of airplanes can be successful, and it's a lot cheaper than manual planting, growing seedlings in nurseries and manually planting them will always have a much higher success rate than aerial sowing, but it is much more expensive.

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  • يدوي, كتيب التشغيل, كتيبArabic
  • даве́днік, ручны́Belarusian
  • ръченBulgarian
  • manuál, příručka, ruční, manuálníCzech
  • cyfarwyddiadurWelsh
  • manualDanish
  • Manual, Handbuch, manuell, SchaltgetriebeGerman
  • πληκτρολόγιο, χειροκίνητος, εγχειρίδιοGreek
  • manualSpanish
  • käsiraamatEstonian
  • koskettimisto, manuaali, sormio, käsivarainen, manuaalinen, käsikäyttöinen, käsikirja, ohjekirjaFinnish
  • manuel, manuelleFrench
  • méarchlárIrish
  • manualGalician
  • kézi, billentyűzet, kalauz, kézikönyvHungarian
  • manuale, libretto delle istruzioni, guidaItalian
  • 手動, 手引き, 説明書, マニュアルJapanese
  • 안내서Korean
  • клавијатура, упатство, рачен, рачен менувач, прирачник, мануалMacedonian
  • met de hand, handboek, handleiding, handmatig, manueelDutch
  • ręczny, podręcznikPolish
  • manualPortuguese
  • manual, cutie de vitezeRomanian
  • клавиатура, ручной, руководство, инструкцияRussian
  • príručnīk, rȕčnīSerbo-Croatian
  • manuálny, ručnýSlovak
  • manuell, bruksanvisning, elementarbok, växelspak, klaviatur, manual, handbokSwedish
  • інструкціяUkrainian

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