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Definition of "mannerliness" []

  • Politeness, good manners (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "mannerliness" in a sentence
  • "A bon vivant, Mr. Brown was known equally for his mannerliness, his fine wardrobe, his distinctive mustache and his wife — Helen Gurley Brown, the editor of Cosmopolitan magazine."
  • "TUCKER: If some of the slower, showier songs on "Revolution" suggest a hint of self-absorption, the majority of the good ones suggest something much better: a country star who likes to tweak Nashville's notions of mannerliness."
  • "The boring mannerliness of pseudocommunity is a pretense devoted to fleeing from anything that might cause healthy as well as unhealthy conflict."
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