Definición de manhandle en inglés:


Saltos de línea: man|handle
Pronunciación: /ˈmanhand(ə)l


[with object]
  • 1Move (a heavy object) by hand with great effort: men used to manhandle the piano down the stairs
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Signalmen, more used to manhandling the heavy levers of Victorian signal boxes, have begun controlling one of the area's busiest junctions with the click of a mouse.
    • On such occasions his friends and colleagues would come to his rescue, up to six of them manhandling his heavy wheelchair.
    • This was no easy task since the heavy howitzers were not ‘fast movers,’ having to be manhandled with great effort every time a displacement was ordered.
    heave, haul, push, shove; pull, tug, drag, move, carry, lift, manoeuvre
    informal hump, lug
  • 1.1Handle (someone) roughly by dragging or pushing: we were spat on, sworn at, and manhandled
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • We were roughly manhandled and told to stand facing the wall with our hands behind our heads.
    • The family, nonetheless, laid a charge of assault against the security officer, alleging that he grabbed Williamson and manhandled him.
    • He regarded me with infuriating calm, grabbed my wrists, and manhandled me into the car.
    jostle, shove, hustle, handle roughly, push, pull; maltreat, ill-treat, mistreat, abuse, maul, molest, injure, damage, beat, knock about/around, batter
    informal paw, beat up, rough up
    North American informal roust

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