Roget category 6925. Words relating to the voluntary powers
› 5.3. Voluntary action
›› 5.3.2. Complex voluntary action
[actions of an individual agent];
dealing, transaction etc. (action) 680 — business etc. 625.
tactics, game, game plan, policy, polity — generalship, statesmanship, seamanship — strategy, strategics† — plan etc. 626.
management — husbandry — housekeeping, housewifery — stewardship — menage — regime — economy, economics — political economy — government etc. (direction) 693.
execution, manipulation, treatment, campaign, career, life, course, walk, race, record.
course of conduct, line of conduct, line of action, line of proceeding — role — process, ways, practice, procedure, modus operandi, MO, method of operating — method &c. — path etc. 627.
[cause to occur],
carry into effect,
put into effect —
work out —
get through —
put into practice —
bear oneself, behave oneself, comport oneself, demean oneself, carry oneself, conduct oneself, acquit oneself.
run a race, lead a life, play a game — take a course, adopt a course — steer one's course, shape one's course — play one's paint, play one's cards, shift for oneself — paddle one's own canoe — bail one's own boat.
conduct — manage, supervise etc. (direct) 693.
participate etc. 680.
deal with, have to do with — treat, handle a case — take steps, take measures.
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