handle oneself

conduct oneself.
handle

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • handle — ► VERB 1) feel or manipulate with the hands. 2) manage or cope with. 3) deal with. 4) control or manage commercially. 5) (handle oneself) conduct oneself. 6) (of a vehicle) respond in a specified way when being driven: the new model does not… …   English terms dictionary

  • handle — verb 1》 feel or manipulate with the hands. 2》 manage or cope with (a situation, person, or problem).     ↘control or manage commercially.     ↘deal with.     ↘receive or deal in (stolen goods). 3》 drive or control a vehicle.     ↘(of a vehicle)… …   English new terms dictionary

  • handle — 1. verb 1) the equipment must be handled with care Syn: hold, pick up, grasp, grip, lift; feel, touch, finger; informal paw 2) a car that is easy to handle Syn: control, drive, steer …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • handled — handle ► VERB 1) feel or manipulate with the hands. 2) manage or cope with. 3) deal with. 4) control or manage commercially. 5) (handle oneself) conduct oneself. 6) (of a vehicle) respond in a specified way when being driven: the new model does… …   English terms dictionary

  • handling — handle ► VERB 1) feel or manipulate with the hands. 2) manage or cope with. 3) deal with. 4) control or manage commercially. 5) (handle oneself) conduct oneself. 6) (of a vehicle) respond in a specified way when being driven: the new model does… …   English terms dictionary

  • act — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. & v. See action, drama, conduct, affectation, representation, rule. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An action] Syn. action, deed, performance, exploit; see action 2 . 2. [An official or legal s …   English dictionary for students

  • behave — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. bear, conduct, or comport oneself, act. Ant., misbehave. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To act] Syn. perform, work, run, function; see act 1 . 2. [To act in a specified or proper way] Syn. conduct oneself …   English dictionary for students

  • Hávamál — ( Sayings of the high one ) is presented as a single poem in the Poetic Edda. The poem, itself a combination of different poems, largely presents advice for living and survival composed around the central figure of Odin and some verses are… …   Wikipedia

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  • ceremonial object — ▪ religion Introduction  any object used in a ritual or a religious ceremony.       Throughout the history of religions and cultures, objects used in cults, rituals, and sacred ceremonies have almost always been of both utilitarian and symbolic… …   Universalium

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