mannered

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adjective man·nered \ˈma-nərd\

Definition of mannered

  1. 1 :  having manners of a specified kind <well-mannered>

  2. 2a :  having or displaying a particular mannerb :  having an artificial or stilted character <passages … so mannered as to be unintelligible — R. G. G. Price>

14th Century

First Known Use of mannered

14th century


MANNERED Defined for English Language Learners

mannered

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adjective man·nered \ˈma-nərd\

Definition of mannered for English Language Learners

  • : behaving in a certain way

  • : formal in a way that is intended to impress other people


MANNERED Defined for Kids

mannered

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adjective man·nered \ˈma-nərd\

Definition of mannered for Students

  1. :  having manners of a specified kind <mild-mannered>


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