manipulate

Definitions

General English

Computing

  • verb to move, edit and change text or data

Information & Library Science

  • verb to control people, data or situations to produce a specific result

Law

  • to make false or misleading statements for your own gain
  • verb to influence or control a person in a deceitful way

Media Studies

  • verb to control, influence or present somebody or something in a clever or devious way which distorts the truth
  • verb to digitally alter a photograph by moving, adding, removing, shading, colouring etc any part of it

Medical

  • verb to rub or move parts of the body with the hands to treat a joint, a slipped disc or a hernia
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