Thesaurus

manipulative

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of manipulative

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about manipulative

Time Traveler for manipulative

Time Traveler

The first known use of manipulative was in 1834

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Manipulative.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/manipulative. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on manipulative

Dictionary: Definition of manipulative

Spanish Central: Translation of manipulative

Nglish: Translation of manipulative for Spanish Speakers

Comments on manipulative

What made you want to look up manipulative? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

May 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a blooming wisteria tree
  • Which is a synonym of exiguous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!