A mannered person is usually polite and reserved. They are usually not very outspoken, and they usually act in a very traditional way.

  • The mannered girl didn't say a word the entire time.

  • He was very mannered and didn't say anything.

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Example Sentences for mannered

  • 1

    His manner of speech was not an affectation.

  • 2

    The lecturer spoke in an affected manner.

  • 3

    Truman's manner of speech was not an affectation.

  • 4

    It is the calmest color proven to affect the audience in a soothing manner.

  • 5

    The people equivocated the manners.

  • 6

    But his mannerisms subsume the performance.

  • 7

    It is humiliating to speak in the deprecatory manner.

  • 8

    It illustrates the style and manner of the comic.

  • 9

    She retorted in a cold manner.

  • 10

    She spoke in a dulcet manner.