“domestic administration” (obsolete), 1630s, from manager + -y (1); or perhaps from manage + -ery.
- Manage up
verb (intransitive, adverb) 1. (informal) to build a successful working relationship with a superior, manager, or employer
[man-ij] /ˈmæn ɪdʒ/ verb (used with object), managed, managing. 1. to bring about or succeed in accomplishing, sometimes despite difficulty or hardship: She managed to see the governor. How does she manage it on such a small income? 2. to take charge or care of: to manage my investments. 3. to dominate or influence (a […]
noun 1. an editor assigned to the supervision and coordination of certain editorial activities of a newspaper, magazine, book publishing company, or the like. Abbreviation: M.E., m.e.
[muh-nah-gwuh; Spanish mah-nah-gwah] /məˈnɑ gwə; Spanish mɑˈnɑ gwɑ/ noun 1. Lake, a lake in W Nicaragua. 390 sq. mi. (1010 sq. km). 2. a city in and the capital of Nicaragua, in the W part, on Lake Managua. [nik-uh-rah-gwuh] /ˌnɪk əˈrɑ gwə/ noun 1. a republic in Central America. 57,143 sq. mi. (148,000 sq. km). […]