He taught her how to perform oral sex, and strung her along, being nice one minute, manipulative the next.
Nobody doubts his manipulative skills or his single-minded agenda to advance the interests of the corporation he created.
They described their friends as “fake” and manipulative, just waiting for the appropriate moment to exact revenge.
Many say the adopted children are so manipulative that parents are seen as predators by counselors or social workers.
They were as turned off by Pepper's manipulative tendencies as her fellow contestants.
"Blind" writers, in which the writing remains hidden until exposed by manipulative effort of the operator.
Even as a fresco painter his manipulative power was not great.
In some countries, this ideal is disparaged as a Western manipulative ploy or, worse, naive idealism.
Students should be prepared to deal with manipulative people.
Another mark of professionalism is its manipulative tendency.