Their commissariat is well managed under the Prince Duke of Oldenburgh.
Our public affairs are as well managed as in any other country.
But the mine was well managed and Hoover acquired more merit with his employer.
Another violin solo in A is more florid, but is well managed.
It is in short lines, well managed and effective in their way, but it is a thin tinkling music to accompany the tragic story.
As yet, however, the judging at cat shows is not so well managed as in England.
And even the few banks that are claimed to be well managed, have no appreciable effect on the system.
The whole situation of the book is clever, and the plot is well managed.
It is surprising how much sea a small boat with good beam will go through when well managed.
It is still our interest that the affairs of the firm shall be well managed.
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+)