manipulative
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /məˈnɪpjələtɪv/
Adjective

manipulative

  1. Using manipulation purposefully.
  2. Tending to manipulate.
  3. (pejorative) Reaching one's goals at the expense of other people by using them.
Translations
  • French: manipulateur, manipulatif
  • German: manipulativ
  • Portuguese: manipulador, manipulativo
  • Russian: манипуляти́вный
  • Spanish: manipulador
Noun

manipulative (plural manipulatives)

  1. (mathematics) A manipulable object designed to demonstrate a mathematical concept.



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