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Definition of Manner

Manner

  1. Mode of action; way of performing or effecting anything; method; style; form; fashion.
  2. Characteristic mode of acting, conducting, carrying one's self, or the like; bearing; habitual style.
  3. Customary method of acting; habit.
  4. Carriage; behavior; deportment; also, becoming behavior; well-bred carriage and address.
  5. The style of writing or thought of an author; characteristic peculiarity of an artist.
  6. Certain degree or measure; as, it is in a manner done already.
  7. Sort; kind; style; -- in this application sometimes having the sense of a plural, sorts or kinds.

Manner Quotations

In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past, bridge to our future. - Alex Haley
In every conceivable manner, the family is link to our past, bridge to our future.
Alex Haley

In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Norman Vincent Peale

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky

A person once asked me, in a provocative manner, if I approved of homosexuality. I replied with another question: 'Tell me: when God looks at a gay person, does he endorse the existence of this person with love, or reject and condemn this person?' We must always consider the person.
Pope Francis
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Manner Translations

manner in Afrikaans is wys, wyse
manner in Danish is maner
manner in Dutch is trant, wijze, manier
manner in Finnish is tapa
manner in German is Weise, art
manner in Italian is metodo, esibirsi, fare
manner in Latin is ratio, ratio
manner in Portuguese is maneira, modo
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