Definition of what manner ofold-fashioned + literary
- What manner of person could have committed such a crime?
- What manner of woman is she to have done something like that?
used as an interrogative expressing inquiry about the identity, nature, or value of an object or matter
often used to ask for repetition of an utterance or part of an utterance not properly heard or understood
: in what respect : how
used as an interrogative expressing inquiry about the identity, nature, or value of a person, object, or matter
: how remarkable or striking for good or bad qualities
: kind, sort
: kinds, sorts
: a characteristic or customary mode of acting : custom
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