manoeuver

Definitions of manoeuver
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v act in order to achieve a certain goal

Synonyms:
maneuver, manoeuvre
Type of:
act, move
perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

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

Synonyms:
maneuver, manoeuvre, operate
Types:
jockey
compete (for an advantage or a position)
Type of:
go, move
have a turn; make one's move in a game

v direct the course; determine the direction of travelling

Synonyms:
channelise, channelize, direct, guide, head, maneuver, manoeuvre, point, steer
Types:
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dock
maneuver into a dock
sheer
cause to sheer
pull over
steer a vehicle to the side of the road
helm
be at or take the helm of
crab
direct (an aircraft) into a crosswind
navigate
direct carefully and safely
stand out
steer away from shore, of ships
starboard
turn to the right, of helms or rudders
conn
conduct or direct the steering of a ship or plane
navigate, pilot
act as the navigator in a car, plane, or vessel and plan, direct, plot the path and position of the conveyance
canalise, canalize, channel
direct the flow of
corner, tree
force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
park
maneuver a vehicle into a parking space
dry-dock, drydock
maneuver (a ship) into a drydock
astrogate
guide in interplanetary travel
angle-park
park at an angle
parallel-park
park directly behind another vehicle
double-park
park a vehicle alongside another
Type of:
command, control
exercise authoritative control or power over

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