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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mannersnoun

    Address is that indefinable something which enables a man to gain his object without seeming exertion or contest, and generally with the favor and approval of those with whom he deals. It is a general power to direct to the matter in hand whatever qualities are most needed for it at the moment. It includes adroitness and discretion to know what to do or say and what to avoid; ingenuity to devise; readiness to speak or act; the dexterity that comes of practise; and tact, which is the power of fine touch as applied to human character and feeling. Courtesy and politeness are indispensable elements of good address. Compare SPEECH.

    Synonyms:
    address, address, adroitness, courtesy, dexterity, discretion, ingenuity, politeness, readiness, tact

    Antonyms:
    awkwardness, boorishness, clownishness, clumsiness, fatuity, folly, ill manners, ill-breeding, rudeness, stupidity, unmannerliness, unwisdom

    Preposition:
    Address in dealing with opponents; the address of an accomplished intriguer; an address to the audience.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. manners

    Synonyms:
    deportment, behavior, carriage, courtesy, politeness, intercourse, demeanor

    Antonyms:
    misdemeanor, misbehavior, unmannerliness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mannersnoun

    social deportment

    "he has the manners of a pig"

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mannersnoun

    Synonyms:
    morals, habits, carriage, behavior, deportment, bearing, breeding, air, customary conduct

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. mannersnoun

    Associated words:
    etiquette

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "manners":

    ways, mores

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How to use manners in a sentence?

  1. Lou Pitt:

    Chris was an extraordinary man who deeply loved and respected his profession with great old fashion manners, self deprecating humor and the music of words. He was a National Treasure who deeply relished his Canadian roots, through his art and humanity, he touched all of our hearts and his legendary life will endure for all generations to come. He will forever be with us.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    Those that are good manners at the court are as ridiculous in the country, as the behavior of the country is most mockable at the court.

  3. Sir Thomas More, Utopia, Book 1:

    For if you suffer your people to be ill-educated, and their manners to be corrupted from their infancy, and then punish them for those crimes to which their first education disposed them, what else is to be concluded from this, but that you first make thieves and then punish them.

  4. Hadeer Ayman:

    I have a dream for the sport, especially for women here in Egypt, to prosper here, the players taught us a lot, like discipline, respect, ethics and manners of the game.

  5. James A. Forude:

    History is a voice forever sounding across the centuries the laws of right and wrong. Opinions alter, manners change, creeds rise and fall, but the moral law is written on the tablets of eternity.

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