1. [ noun ] (writing) a small handbook
Related terms: handbook instruction_manual reference_manual grimoire sex_manual consuetudinary
2. [ adjective ] doing or requiring physical work

"manual labor" "manual laborer"

Related terms: blue-collar
3. [ adjective ] requiring human effort

"a manual transmission"

Related terms: automatic hand-operated hand-operated
4. [ adjective ] of or relating to the hands

"manual dexterity"

Related terms: hand
5. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 1139
6. [ noun ] (military) a prescribed drill in handling a rifle
Synonyms: manual_of_arms
Related terms: exercise order_arms military
Similar spelling:   manually