If Bush had managed to put a Social Security privatization bill before Congress, our numbers would be different.
Even if Woods managed to avoid directly implicating his wife in a crime, there's apt to be plenty of forensic evidence.
Despite the years, I have managed to keep a good sense of humor (mostly at the expense of the guards).
Sandoval has also managed to burnish his image with a patina of integrity in the scandal-scarred Silver State.
In 2004, Diallo managed to win political asylum in the United States.
We may have to ride for our lives; so I managed to beg a feed of mealies apiece for them.
I managed all the house, and looked after my little daughter.
At these times his wife remained at their headquarters and managed the mission.
Billy approved of the way in which his sister had managed matters.
And it was in this way that he managed to keep from breaking down under it.
1560s, probably from Italian maneggiare "to handle," especially "to control a horse," ultimately from Latin noun manus "hand" (see manual (adj.)). Influenced by French manège "horsemanship" (earliest English sense was of handling horses), which also was from Italian. Extended to other objects or business from 1570s. Slang sense of "get by" first recorded 1650s. Related: Managed; managing. Managed economy was used by 1933.
To cope satisfactorily; survive; get by: It's a lot to pay, but we'll manage (1655+)