table manners

noun

Definition of table manners

  1. :  behavior while eating a meal at a table He needs to learn good table manners.

Word by Word Definitions

tableplay
  1. :  tablet

    :  backgammon

    :  one of the two leaves of a backgammon board or either half of a leaf

  1. :  to enter in a table

    :  to place on the agenda

    :  to remove (something, such as a parliamentary motion) from consideration indefinitely

  1. :  suitable for a table or for use at a table

    :  suitable for serving at a table

    :  proper for conduct at a table

mannerplay manners
  1. :  kind, sort

    :  kinds, sorts

    :  a characteristic or customary mode of acting :  custom


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