micro + manage
micromanage (third-person singular simple present micromanages, present participle micromanaging, simple past and past participle micromanaged)
Last modified on 22 August 2012, at 17:01
- To manage, direct, or control a person, group, or system to an unnecessary level of detail or precision.
- The employees complained that their boss was micromanaging too much when she insisted that they account for their time in fifteen minute intervals.