English dictionary definition of:



  • perform surgery on
  • happen
  • perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense
  • handle and cause to function
  • keep engaged
  • perform as expected when applied
  • direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.


control engage function go lock maneuver American English spelling manoeuver manoeuvre British English spelling mesh run work

Spellzone course content

View spelling list o words and learn about the word operate in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 6. Short vowels e.g. e or ea? o or u? .

Scrabble score for operate

Scrabble score = 9

generated at 11:14:27 on 20-11-19

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