management etymology

English word management comes from English manage, English pyramid

Detailed word origin of management

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
manage English (eng) (horseriding) Manège.. (now, _, rare) The act of managing or controlling something. (intransitive) To achieve without fuss, or without outside help.. (intransitive) To succeed at an attempt.. (obsolete) To bring about; to contrive.. (obsolete) To treat with care; to husband.. (transitive) To direct or be in charge of.. (transitive) To handle or control (a situation, job).. (transitive) To [...]
pyramid English (eng) (intransitive) To employ, or take part in, a pyramid scheme.. (transitive, genetics) To combine (a series of genes) into a single genotype.. To build up or be arranged in the form of a pyramid (UK, dated) The game of pool in which the balls are placed in the form of a triangle at spot.. (card games) The triangular layout of cards in the game of Pyramid.. (card games, uncountable) . (a [...]
management English (eng) (management) The executives of an organisation, especially senior executives.. (uncountable) Judicious use of means to accomplish an end.. (uncountable, management) Administration; The use of limited resources combined with forecasting, planning, leadership and execution skills to achieve predetermined specific goals.