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English noun: juggle

1. juggle (act) the act of rearranging things to give a misleading impression


Synonymsjuggling


Broader (hypernym)rearrangement

2. juggle (act) throwing and catching several objects simultaneously


Synonymsjuggling


Broader (hypernym)performance


English verb: juggle

1. juggle (social) influence by slyness


Synonymsbeguile, hoodwink


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)cheat, chisel, rip off

2. juggle (social) manipulate by or as if by moving around components


SamplesJuggle an account so as to hide a deficit.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)cook, fake, falsify, fudge, manipulate, misrepresent, wangle

3. juggle (social) deal with simultaneously


SamplesShe had to juggle her job and her children.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)care, deal, handle, manage

4. juggle (contact) throw, catch, and keep in the air several things simultaneously


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)throw

5. juggle (contact) hold with difficulty and balance insecurely


SamplesThe player juggled the ball.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)balance, poise









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