Explicație operate în Dicționarul Englez Englez

operate

('äpə`rāt )

verb
perform surgery on
"The doctors operated ont he patient but failed to save his life"

verb
happen
"What is going on in the minds of the people?"

verb
perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense
verb
handle and cause to function
"do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol"
"control the lever"

verb
keep engaged
"engaged the gears"

verb
perform as expected when applied
"The washing machine won''t go unless it''s plugged in"
"Does this old car still run well?"
"This old radio doesn''t work anymore"

verb
direct or control
projects, businesses, etc.
"She is running a relief operation in the Sudan"




Antonime:
(verb) disengage, withdraw



Sinonime:
(verb) control, engage, function, go, lock, maneuver, manoeuvre, mesh, run, work