HyperDic: manner

English > 3 senses of the word manner:
NOUNattributemanner, mode, style, way, fashionhow something is done or how it happens
attributemanner, personal mannera way of acting or behaving
cognitionmannera kind
manner > pronunciation
Soundsmae'ner
RhymesAfrikaner ... yawner: 180 rhymes with ner...
English > manner: 3 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningHow something is done or how it happens.
Examples
  • "her dignified manner"
  • "his rapid manner of talking"
Synonymsmode, style, way, fashion
Narrowerartistic style, idiomThe style of a particular artist or school or movement
drapeThe manner in which fabric hangs or falls
fitThe manner in which something fits
formA particular mode in which something is manifested
life style, life-style, lifestyle, modus vivendiA manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes
responseThe manner in which an electrical or mechanical device responds to an input signal or a range of input signals
setupThe way something is organized or arranged
touch, signatureA distinguishing style
wiseA way of doing or being
BroaderpropertyA basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
Spanishestilo, forma, guisa, manera, moda, modo, vía
Catalanestil, forma, manera, moda, mode
Adjectivesmannerlysocially correct in behavior
English > manner: 3 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningA way of acting or behaving.
Synonympersonal manner
Narrowerbearing, comportment, presence, miendignified manner or conduct
bedside mannermanner or conduct of a physician in the presence of a patient
courtesy, good mannersA courteous manner
discourtesy, rudenessA manner that is rude and insulting
foppishness, dandyismThe manner and dress of a fop or dandy
formality, formalnessA manner that strictly observes all forms and ceremonies
gentleness, softness, mildnessActing in a manner that is gentle and mild and even-tempered
informalityA manner that does not take forms and ceremonies seriously
Broaderdemeanor, demeanour, behavior, behaviour, conduct, deportment(behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people
Spanishmanera, maneras, talante
Catalanmanera, maneres, tarannà
English > manner: 3 senses > noun 3, cognition
MeaningA kind.
Example"what manner of man are you?"
Broaderkind, sort, form, varietyA category of things distinguished by some common characteristic / characteristic or quality

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