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Short Definition : many in number or kind; numerous; varied

(noun) a pipe that has several lateral outlets to or from other pipes
(noun) a lightweight paper used with carbon paper to make multiple copies
Synonyms : manifold paper
Example Sentence
  • an original and two manifolds

(noun) a set of points such as those of a closed surface or an analogue in three or more dimensions
(verb) make multiple copies of
Example Sentence
  • multiply a letter

(verb) combine or increase by multiplication
Synonyms : multiply
Example Sentence
  • He managed to multiply his profits

(adj) many and varied; having many features or forms
Synonyms : multiplex
Example Sentence
  • manifold reasons
  • our manifold failings
  • manifold intelligence
  • the multiplex opportunities in high technology

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for manifold

many + folds (two fold, three fold ...)
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by garrulous

Money+Fold==Manifold If you fold your money, it seems to be more number
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by spicy2cool


Short Definition : operate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative

(verb) influence or control shrewdly or deviously
Synonyms : pull strings , pull wires
Example Sentence
  • He manipulated public opinion in his favor

(verb) hold something in one's hands and move it
(verb) tamper, with the purpose of deception
Synonyms : cook , fake , falsify , fudge , misrepresent , wangle
Example Sentence
  • Fudge the figures
  • cook the books
  • falsify the data

(verb) manipulate in a fraudulent manner
Synonyms : rig
Example Sentence
  • rig prices

(verb) control (others or oneself) or influence skillfully, usually to one's advantage
Synonyms : control , keep in line
Example Sentence
  • She manipulates her boss
  • She is a very controlling mother and doesn't let her children grow up
  • The teacher knew how to keep the class in line
  • she keeps in line

(verb) treat manually, as with massage, for therapeutic purposed
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for manipulate

he pull(pul)/operate mannny(mani) by his one hand
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by er.amit.1jan

Manipulate-(man and plate) during the election time men are influenced by the party leaders to support them by giving some food on plate
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by santosh pokhrel


Short Definition : affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech

(adj) having unnatural mannerisms
Example Sentence
  • brief, mannered and unlifelike idiom

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for mannered

man in red is "not natural"
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by shubhendravyas51

When someones uses too many manners (politeness) she becomes artificial.
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by nasri

suppose a gaon ki chorri ko jabbardasti manners sikhaayi gayi hon.
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by friendofafriend

man + nerd -> not natural
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by NikhilAgl


Short Definition : distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)

(noun) a behavioral attribute that is distinctive and peculiar to an individual
Synonyms : foible , idiosyncrasy

(noun) a deliberate pretense or exaggerated display
Synonyms : affectation , affectedness , pose


Short Definition : loose sleeveless outer garment; cloak; something that covers or envelops; the layer of the earth between the crust and the core

(noun) the cloak as a symbol of authority
Example Sentence
  • place the mantle of authority on younger shoulders

(noun) United States baseball player (1931-1997)
(noun) the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
(noun) anything that covers
Synonyms : blanket
Example Sentence
  • there was a blanket of snow

(noun) (zoology) a protective layer of epidermis in mollusks or brachiopods that secretes a substance forming the shell
Synonyms : pallium

(noun) shelf that projects from wall above fireplace
Example Sentence
  • in Britain they call a mantel a chimneypiece

(noun) hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window)
Synonyms : curtain , drape , drapery , pall

(noun) a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter
Synonyms : cape

(verb) spread over a surface, like a mantle
(verb) cover like a mantle
Example Sentence
  • The ivy mantles the building

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for mantle

dismantle means closely uncover ... So mantle is a kind of cover
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by sharif2059

in robo cinema they wil ask to dismantle it then robo removes all clothes and skin and parts by himself.opposite of it is mantle that is to cover.
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by isabella swan


Short Definition : emancipate; free from slavery or bondage

(verb) free from slavery or servitude
Synonyms : emancipate

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for manumit

MAN-U-MIGHT-GO and be free! (In Jessica Lal's case, Manu was the culprit)
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by Marise

manumit ~ man + u + mit (might); man you might go; hence free from slavery
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by keyurpatel87

manumit=manu+mit Manu (a boy) reach MIT and now he is free from all bondage
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by shubhendravyas51

man + omitted
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by arbitrary.contrivance

basicaly it is taken from Latin manumittere,manumit when divide it forms... manus (means..hand (any work is generally done by hand)+ mittere let go, send send somebody without working for u..leting somebody to go without working anythi
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by preetisoni2411

manumit=man u mit ie man and u are now mit [(mitra),friends]
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by ranjan_thinker

Imagine you are cindrella ... and "The man you meet" (The man ~ prince, ur future boy friend) is going to free you from da clutches of your evil aunt
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by khushi5

manumit...sounds like (in hindi..MANMIT..WIFE GENERALLY)..and imagine a HUSBAND WHO TREATED HIS WIFE like a slave...SO TODAY HE IS letting her to go, and do what she wants to do...
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by preetisoni2411 u quit i.e. free from bondage
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by er.amit.1jan

MANU +MIT = the fottball player playing for MANU got a chance to get admitted at MIT.SO for that MIT ADMINISTRATOR FREED THE PLAYER FROM ALL BONDS OF MANU.
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by deepakranamech

manumit = man + u + might; man you might go.
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by shaktipada

Man + emit
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