Manipulating meaning

Manipulating is defined as taking control of a situation or orchestrating things to your own benefit, or moving with the hands.

If you trick someone into believing that something is his idea when it is really your idea, this is an example of manipulating the person into doing things your way.

When the doctor moves your hand around to determine if it is broken, this is an example of a time where the doctor is manipulating your hand.

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Present participle of manipulate.
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