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Definition 1: exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage - [noun denoting act]

Samples where manipulation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his manipulation of his friends was scandalous

Synonyms for manipulation in the sense of this definition

(manipulation is a kind of ...) causing something without any direct or apparent effort

(... is a kind of manipulation ) deliberate actions of calculated psychological manipulation intended to intimidate or confuse (usually for competitive advantage)

"football players try to play mind games with the opposition" "the jeweler's mind game is to convince lovers that the size of a gemstone reflects the depth of their feelings"

Definition 2: the action of touching with the hands (or the skillful use of the hands) or by the use of mechanical means - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for manipulation in the sense of this definition

(manipulation is a kind of ...) the act of putting two things together with no space between them

"at his touch the room filled with lights"

(... is a kind of manipulation ) (baseball) handling the ball while playing in the field

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