Adjective(1) socially correct in behavior
(1) British Virgin Islanders place great importance on mannerly behavior.(2) Her mother had told her it was the mannerly way to do it.(3) They committed themselves to elaborate codes of behavior that included respect for women and a certain mannerly decorum.(4) He seemed so mannerly at first, that you wouldn't believe the words coming out of his mouth just moments later.(5) We believe that every family deserves to have a mannerly pet, a dog that doesn't jump up, pull on the leash or embarrass them out in public.(6) ├ö├ç├┐Most bankers are smart and mannerly , and they don't come in and hit you over the head,├ö├ç├û the executive observes.(7) It's also good to finally meet a guardian as mannerly as you are.(8) It's a mean competition, too - one that can turn sensible, mannerly , child-loving parents and educators into hard, calculating, and paranoid operators.(9) Cripple Creek's women were a definite part of the camp as they coped with dreary existences and provided their men with good homes and hard-working, mannerly children.(10) If we remember to praise him for thinking, we help him to be a mannerly dog on his own and not just a robot.(11) A more self-assured, unfailingly polite and mannerly man never existed.(12) These fine young gentleman were well-behaved and very mannerly .(13) Calm, mannerly , fond of bowties, Whitworth was a workaholic.(14) She was very jittery, far more jittery than Lydie had ever seen the mannerly , dignified Anne Holden.(15) He found the pupils to be very friendly, mannerly and confident young people.(16) He was mannerly to her but only because he would suffer ramifications from his father if he were not.
1. well-mannered ::
1. discourteous ::
2. ill-mannered ::
3. impolite ::
4. inconsiderate ::
5. rude ::
6. uncivil ::
Different Formsmannerly, unmannerly
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