German translation of 'maneuver'
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb(US) = manoeuvre
Example Sentences Including 'maneuver'
They were as close as they dared to the shore, and were rapidly running out of river to maneuver in.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
'Maybe I'm mistaken,' said Mary,'but wasn't that an illegal maneuver ?AMAGANSETT (2004)
She had to maneuver the conversation away from this dangerous area as carefully as possible.COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
Trends of 'maneuver'
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- manoeuvres plural (military)
Manöver nt npl,
⇒ the troops were out on manoeuvres
die Truppen befanden sich im Manöver
- (= clever plan)
transitive verb, intransitive verb
⇒ to manoeuvre a gun into position
ein Geschütz in Stellung bringen
⇒ to manoeuvre sb into doing sth
jdn dazu bringen, etw zu tun
⇒ to manoeuvre for position(literal, figurative)
sich in eine günstige Position manövrieren
⇒ room to manoeuvre
Example Sentences Including 'manoeuvre'
I now reminded myself that a business manoeuvre could be thoroughly shifty yet still fall within the law.Absolute Truths
This unexpected manoeuvre very nearly toppled the Old Man over.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
An electrician's van was attempting a wildly inadvisable manoeuvre with three wheels on the pavement.Moondrop to Murder
Translation of maneuver from the Collins English to German Dictionary