verb (used with object), man·aged, man·ag·ing.
verb (used without object), man·aged, man·ag·ing.
Origin of manage
Examples from the Web for managed
The al Qaeda-linked gunmen shot back, but only managed to injure one officer before they were taken out.
Then she managed to struggle a mile through dark, rainy woods.The 7-Year-Old Plane Crash Survivor’s Brutal Journey Through the Woods|James Higdon|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
We've managed to survive, and I want to be a part of that tradition.
The Chief who went through World War I and then managed to get back into World War II.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He seemed to get a little turned around on the way but managed to reach what might have been presumed to be his destination.
The common serpent was unknown to us; but with our voices alone we managed to make a formidable noise.Christmas Stories from French and Spanish writers|Antoinette Ogden
But after a few seconds he managed to blurt out: "It's your husband's house."Secret Memoirs: The Story of Louise, Crown Princess|Henry W. Fischer
Cecil confidently thought and said of the intriguing woman who managed his patron.Beauchamp's Career, Complete|George Meredith
Avon now managed to loosen the loop sufficiently 260 to slip it off the imprisoned leg.The Great Cattle Trail|Edward S. Ellis
Sometimes I managed to live fairly well, sometimes I suffered.The Stories of the Three Burglars|Frank Richard Stockton