ma·​nège ma-ˈnezh How to pronounce manège (audio)
variants or less commonly manege
: a school for teaching horsemanship and for training horses
: the art of horsemanship or of training horses
: the movements or paces of a trained horse

Examples of manège in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web McCartney asked the stunned fashion press on a crowded balcony above the manege that still smelled of horse. Thomas Adamson, ajc, 7 Mar. 2023

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Word History


French manège, from Italian maneggio training of a horse — more at manage

First Known Use

1644, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of manège was in 1644

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Cite this Entry

“Manège.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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