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manoeuvre the apostles
obsolete To borrow or take money from one person or source to repay the debt of another (i.e., rob Peter to pay Paul). Mr. Hardy's firm has fallen into arrears of late, and the solicitor has been manoeuvring the apostles just to keep the business viable.
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freedom of maneuver
The space and ability to make changes to something. Hurry up! We don't have much freedom of maneuver in our schedule!
room for/to maneuver
The space and ability to make changes to something. Hurry up! We don't have much room to maneuver in our schedule!