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MAN'AGE, v.t.

1. To conduct; to carry on; to direct the concerns of; as, to manage a farm; to manage the affairs of a family.

What wars I manage, and what wreaths I gain.

2. To train or govern, as a horse.

They vault from hunters to the managed steed.

3. To govern; to control; to make tame or tractable; as, the buffalo is too refractory to be managed.

4. To wield; to move or use in the manner desired; to have under command.

Long tubes are cumbersome, and scarce to be easily managed.

5. To make subservient.

Antony managed him to his own views.

6. To husband; to treat with caution or sparingly.

The less he had to lose, the less he car'd

To manage lithesome life, when love was the reward.

7. To treat with caution or judgment; to govern with address.

It was much his interest to manage his protestant subjects.

MAN'AGE, v.i. To direct or conduct affairs; to carry on concerns or business.

Leave them to manage for thee.

MAN'AGE, n. Conduct; administration; as the manage of the state or kingdom.

1. Government; control,as of a horse, or the exercise of riding him.

2. Discipline; governance; direction.

3. Use; application or treatment.

Quicksilver will not endure the manage of the fire.

[This word is nearly obsolete in all its applications, unless in reference to horses. We now use management.]




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MAN'AGE, v.t.

1. To conduct; to carry on; to direct the concerns of; as, to manage a farm; to manage the affairs of a family.

What wars I manage, and what wreaths I gain.

2. To train or govern, as a horse.

They vault from hunters to the managed steed.

3. To govern; to control; to make tame or tractable; as, the buffalo is too refractory to be managed.

4. To wield; to move or use in the manner desired; to have under command.

Long tubes are cumbersome, and scarce to be easily managed.

5. To make subservient.

Antony managed him to his own views.

6. To husband; to treat with caution or sparingly.

The less he had to lose, the less he car'd

To manage lithesome life, when love was the reward.

7. To treat with caution or judgment; to govern with address.

It was much his interest to manage his protestant subjects.

MAN'AGE, v.i. To direct or conduct affairs; to carry on concerns or business.

Leave them to manage for thee.

MAN'AGE, n. Conduct; administration; as the manage of the state or kingdom.

1. Government; control,as of a horse, or the exercise of riding him.

2. Discipline; governance; direction.

3. Use; application or treatment.

Quicksilver will not endure the manage of the fire.

[This word is nearly obsolete in all its applications, unless in reference to horses. We now use management.]


MAN'AGE, n.

  1. Conduct; administration; as, the manage of the state or kingdom. [Obs.] Shak.
  2. Government; control, as of a horse, or the exercise of riding him.
  3. Discipline; governance; direction. L'Estrange.
  4. Use; application or treatment. Quicksilver will not endure the manage of the fire. Bacon. [This word is nearly obsolete in all its applications, unless in reference to horses. We now use management.]

MAN'AGE, v.i.

To direct or conduct affairs; to carry on concerns or business. Leave them to manage for thee. Dryden.


MAN'AGE, v.t. [Fr. menager; menage, house, household, house-keeping; It. maneggiare; Sp. and Port. manejar. The primary sense seems to be to lead.]

  1. To conduct; to carry on; to direct the concerns of; as, to manage a farm; to manage the affairs of a family. What wars I manage, and what wreaths I gain. Prior.
  2. To train or govern, as a horse. They vault from hunters to the managed steed. Young.
  3. To govern; to control; to make tame or tractable; as, the buffalo is too refractory to be managed.
  4. To wield; to move or use in the manner desired; to have under command. Long tubes are cumbersome, and scarce to be easily managed. Newton.
  5. To make subservient. Antony managed him to his own views. Middleton.
  6. To husband; to treat with caution or sparingly. The less he had to lose, the less he car'd / To manage lothesome life, when love was the reward. Dryden.
  7. To treat with caution or judgment; to govern with address. It was much his interest to manage his protestant subjects. Addison.

Man"age
  1. The handling or government of anything, but esp. of a horse; management; administration. See Manege.

    [Obs.]

    Young men, in the conduct and manage of actions, embrace more than they can hold. Bacon.

    Down, down I come; like glistering Phaëthon
    Wanting the manage of unruly jades.
    Shak.

    The unlucky manage of this fatal brawl. Shak.

    * This word, in its limited sense of management of a horse, has been displaced by manege; in its more general meaning, by management.

  2. To have under control and direction] to conduct; to guide; to administer; to treat; to handle.

    Long tubes are cumbersome, and scarce to be easily managed. Sir I. Newton.

    What wars Imanage, and what wreaths I gain. Prior.

  3. To direct affairs; to carry on business or affairs; to administer.

    Leave them to manage for thee. Dryden.

  4. Hence: Esp., to guide by careful or delicate treatment; to wield with address; to make subservient by artful conduct; to bring around cunningly to one's plans.

    It was so much his interest to manage his Protestant subjects. Addison.

    It was not her humor to manage those over whom she had gained an ascendant. Bp. Hurd.

  5. To train in the manege, as a horse; to exercise in graceful or artful action.
  6. To treat with care; to husband.

    Dryden.
  7. To bring about; to contrive.

    Shak.

    Syn. -- To direct; govern; control; wield; order; contrive; concert; conduct; transact.

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Manage

MAN'AGE, verb transitive

1. To conduct; to carry on; to direct the concerns of; as, to manage a farm; to manage the affairs of a family.

What wars I manage and what wreaths I gain.

2. To train or govern, as a horse.

They vault from hunters to the managed steed.

3. To govern; to control; to make tame or tractable; as, the buffalo is too refractory to be managed.

4. To wield; to move or use in the manner desired; to have under command.

Long tubes are cumbersome, and scarce to be easily managed.

5. To make subservient.

Antony managed him to his own views.

6. To husband; to treat with caution or sparingly.

The less he had to lose, the less he car'd

To manage lithesome life, when love was the reward.

7. To treat with caution or judgment; to govern with address.

It was much his interest to manage his protestant subjects.

MAN'AGE, verb intransitive To direct or conduct affairs; to carry on concerns or business.

Leave them to manage for thee.

MAN'AGE, noun Conduct; administration; as the manage of the state or kingdom.

1. Government; control, as of a horse, or the exercise of riding him.

2. Discipline; governance; direction.

3. Use; application or treatment.

Quicksilver will not endure the manage of the fire.

[This word is nearly obsolete in all its applications, unless in reference to horses. We now use management.]

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IMPORT'ANCE, n.

1. Weight; consequence; a bearing on some interest; that quality of any thing by which it may affect a measure, interest or result. The education of youth is of great importance to a free government. A religious education is of infinite importance to every human being.

2. Weight or consequence in the scale of being.

Thy own importance know.

Nor bound thy narrow views to things below.

3. Weight or consequence in self-estimation.

He believes himself a man of importance.

4. Thing implied; matter; subject; importunity. [In these senses, obsolete.]

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TERRE'NE, a. [L. terrenus, form terra.

1. Pertaining to the earth; earthy; as terrene substance.

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God set before him a mortal and immortal life, a nature celestial and terrene.

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