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Meaning of MANNERED

Pronunciation:  'manurd

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  having unnatural mannerisms; "brief, mannered and unlifelike idiom"

MANNERED is a 8 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: affected, unnatural



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Man"nered\, a.
1. Having a certain way, esp. a polite way, of carrying and
   conducting one's self.

         Give her princely training, that she may be Mannered
         as she is born.                       --Shak.

2. Affected with mannerism; marked by excess of some
   characteristic peculiarity.

         His style is in some degree mannered and confined.

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