Definition of manhandle
- manhandled the posts into place
They manhandled the heavy boxes onto the truck.
She manhandled the posts into place.
He was manhandling the boy.
He says he was manhandled by the police.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'manhandle.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
What made you want to look up manhandle? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
feeling or showing sorrow and remorse
Get Word of the Day daily email!