manipulate


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Synonyms for manipulate

Synonyms for manipulate

to use with or as if with the hands

to handle in a way so as to mix, form, and shape

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to control to one's own advantage by artful or indirect means

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influence or control shrewdly or deviously

tamper, with the purpose of deception

manipulate in a fraudulent manner

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control (others or oneself) or influence skillfully, usually to one's advantage

treat manually, as with massage, for therapeutic purposed

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As it is today, even university students can easily manipulate systems.
They know what they wanted and they resisted every attempt to manipulate the results.
Regulators said that between 2008 and 2012, several traders formed a cartel and used chat rooms to manipulate prices in their favour.
Facebook, claiming to test a new product like any other consumer company in the world, gave itself the liberty to manipulate the news feeds of the experiment's subjects, increasing the intensity of good and happy news for some and sad and depressing news for others.
When the Justice and Development Party (AKP) government faces a problem, the first and best thing it does is manipulate facts.
"We will manipulate these cells by modifying the surrounding environment.
"Today's sentencing of RBS is an important reminder of the significant consequences facing banks that deliberately manipulate financial benchmark rates, and it represents one of the numerous enforcement actions taken by the Justice Department in our ongoing Libor investigation," said Acting Assistant Attorney General Mythili Raman.
The patent published by the US Patent and Trademark Office suggests that by pinching and using other common gestures, users could manipulate a 2D object onscreen into a 3D object.
Commodities Futures Trading Commission in 2007 to settle allegations the company attempted to manipulate the propane market between 2003 and 2004.
MANIPULATE: This international celebration of "visual theatre" is organized by Puppet Animation Scotland (which also presents the springtime Puppet Animation Festival).
A new branch of market research is using neuroscience to look inside the living brain to understand and manipulate consumer behavior.
But the oil market is very big and would be hard to manipulate."
Global Banking News-October 11, 2010--Central bank of Czechoslovakia says no need to manipulate currency(C)2010 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk
As described in the Cell Stem Cell, these new cells could be used to create better cellular models of disease processes and eventually may permit repair of disease-associated gene mutations."It has been fairly easy to manipulate stem cells from mice, but this has not been the case for traditional human stem cells," explained Niels Geijsen, PhD, of the MGH-CRM, who led the study.
1 : to operate, use, or move with the hands or by mechanical means <She learned to manipulate the levers of the machine.>