room for maneuver

Definition of room for maneuver

:opportunity to make changes or to do things differently in order to produce a better result
  • The strict requirements left us very little room for maneuver.

Word by Word Definitions

room play
  1. : an extent of space occupied by or sufficient or available for something

  2. : an appropriate or designated position, post, or station

  3. : place, stead

  1. : to occupy or share a room especially as a lodger

  2. : to accommodate with lodgings

maneuver play
  1. : a military or naval movement

  2. : an armed forces training exercise

  3. : a procedure or method of working usually involving expert physical movement

  1. : to perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage

  2. : to make a series of changes in direction and position for a specific purpose

  3. : to use stratagems : scheme


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