Even if Woods managed to avoid directly implicating his wife in a crime, there's apt to be plenty of forensic evidence.
President Obama has managed to depolarize the debate over Iraq and Afghanistan.
Sandoval has also managed to burnish his image with a patina of integrity in the scandal-scarred Silver State.
1560s, probably from Italian maneggiare "to handle," especially "to control a horse," ultimately from Latin noun manus "hand" (see manual (adj.)). Influenced by French manège "horsemanship" (earliest English sense was of handling horses), which also was from Italian. Extended to other objects or business from 1570s. Slang sense of "get by" first recorded 1650s. Related: Managed; managing. Managed economy was used by 1933.
To cope satisfactorily; survive; get by: It's a lot to pay, but we'll manage (1655+)