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  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.

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  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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  1. mannersnoun

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

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  1. mannersnoun

    Associated words:
    etiquette

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  1. List of paraphrases for "manners":

    ways, mores

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#249address
#1415ways
#2478behavior
#5765courtesy
#6747discretion
#10516carriage
#12653readiness
#14331intercourse
#16575manners
#28641ingenuity
#32408dexterity
#32973tact
#39087demeanor
#53578mores
#53609politeness
#110836deportment
#291246adroitness

How to use manners in a sentence?

  1. Evelyn Waugh:

    Manners are especially the need of the plain. The pretty can get away with anything.

  2. Martin Luther:

    Music is a discipline, and a mistress of order and good manners, she makes the people milder and gentler, more moral and more reasonable.

  3. John Milton:

    If we think we regulate printing, thereby to rectfy manners, we must regulate all regulations and pastimes, all that is delightful to man.

  4. Author Unknown:

    Children are natural mimics; they act like their parents in spite of every effort to teach them good manners.

  5. Henry Ward Beecher:

    Clothes and manners do not make the man; but when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance


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