バートランド・ラッセル 英単語・熟語 m014

★ manage (v) [どうにかして・・・する(manage to do),やりくりする,うまく・・・する;(事業などを)経営する,管理する;(人・道具を)上手に扱う]

From the beginning we had been careful to arrange that only certain of our members would expose themselves to possible imprisonment at any particular demonstration. There was always to be a corps of leaders to carry on the work. But the Government, by sentencing a large number, not for any particular misdeed at any particular time, but for the general charge of incitement, had managed to disrupt this rota.
* incitement (n):扇動;刺激するもの

He had lost his wife, to whom he was devoted, and felt for a time that life had grown utterly barren. But he became interested in Chinese inscriptions on teapots and tea-chests, and by the aid of a French Chinese grammar, after learning French for the purpose, gradually managed to decipher them, thereby acquiring a new interest in life though he never used his Chinese knowledge for other purposes.
* decipher (v):解読する

By Sunday night he managed to write his papers.

I finally managed to find what I was looking for.
 出典:Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English, new ed.]