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micromanage

verb

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chiefly US to try to oversee all the small parts of (something, such as an activity) in a way that is usually not wanted or that causes problems
  • He micromanaged every detail of the budget.

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The first known use of micromanage was in 1976

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“Micromanage.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/micromanage. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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