Definitions For Manipulate


  • Treat manually, as with massage, for therapeutic purposed
  • Hold something in one's hands and move it
  • Maintain influence over (others or oneself) skillfully, usually to one's advantage
  • Manipulate in a fraudulent manner
  • Influence or control shrewdly or deviously
  • Tamper, with the purpose of deception
  • To move or control (something) with your hands or by using a machine
  • To move (muscles and bones) with your hands as a form of treatment
  • To use or change (numbers, information, etc.) in a skillful way or for a particular purpose

Is Manipulate a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Manipulate is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Manipulate in a Sentence

  • The baby is learning to manipulate blocks.
  • The mechanical arms are manipulated by a computer.
  • The doctor manipulated my back.

Synonyms for Manipulate

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