Meaning of MANIPULATOR in English

MANIPULATOR

ma ‧ nip ‧ u ‧ la ‧ tor /məˈnɪpjəleɪtə, məˈnɪpjʊleɪtə $ -ər/ BrE AmE noun [countable]

[ Word Family: noun : ↑ manipulation , ↑ manipulator ; verb : ↑ manipulate ; adjective : ↑ manipulative ]

someone who is skilful at getting what they want by cleverly controlling or deceiving other people

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