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adjective manipulative pronunciation in American English /məˈnɪpjələtɪv/manipulative pronunciation in American English /məˈnɪpjəˌleɪtɪv/
  1. 1
    showing disapproval someone who is manipulative makes people do what they want by influencing them in a clever or dishonest way
  2. 2
    relating to the skillful handling, controlling, or use of something such as a machine
  3. 3
    medical relating to the use of the hands to move or press part of someone’s body as part of a medical treatment

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