Synonyms of manoeuvre in English:

manoeuvre


See definition of manoeuvre

verb

1‘I manoeuvred the car into a parking space’

SYNONYMS

steer, guide, drive, negotiate, navigate, pilot, direct, manipulate, move, work, jockey

2‘he had manoeuvred things to suit himself’

SYNONYMS

manipulate, contrive, manage, engineer, devise, plan, plot, fix, organize, arrange, set up, orchestrate, choreograph, stage-manage

informal wangle

3‘he began manoeuvring for the party leadership’

SYNONYMS

intrigue, plot, scheme, plan, lay plans, conspire, pull strings

North American pull wires

rare machinate


noun

1‘a tricky parking manoeuvre’

SYNONYMS

operation, exercise, activity, move, movement, action

2‘a series of diplomatic manoeuvres’

SYNONYMS

stratagem, tactic, gambit, ploy, trick, dodge, ruse, plan, scheme, operation, device, plot, machination, artifice, subterfuge, intrigue, manipulation

démarche

informal wangle

3manoeuvres‘large-scale military manoeuvres’

SYNONYMS

training exercises, exercises, war games, operations