Definition for MAN'AGE


  1. Conduct; administration; as, the manage of the state or kingdom. [Obs.] Shak.
  2. Government; control, as of a horse, or the exercise of riding him.
  3. Discipline; governance; direction. L'Estrange.
  4. Use; application or treatment. Quicksilver will not endure the manage of the fire. Bacon. [This word is nearly obsolete in all its applications, unless in reference to horses. We now use management.]

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