personal manner

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Noun1.personal manner - a way of acting or behaving
demeanor, demeanour, deportment, behaviour, conduct, behavior - (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people
comportment, mien, bearing, presence - dignified manner or conduct
bedside manner - manner or conduct of a physician in the presence of a patient
dandyism, foppishness - the manner and dress of a fop or dandy
gentleness, mildness, softness - acting in a manner that is gentle and mild and even-tempered; "his fingers have learned gentleness"; "suddenly her gigantic power melted into softness for the baby"; "even in the pulpit there are moments when mildness of manner is not enough"
formalness, formality - a manner that strictly observes all forms and ceremonies; "the formality of his voice made the others pay him close attention"
informality - a manner that does not take forms and ceremonies seriously
good manners, courtesy - a courteous manner
rudeness, discourtesy - a manner that is rude and insulting
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and looked at me in a particularly unpleasant and personal manner.
Hastings & Hastings has always represented its clients in a direct and personal manner.
Some supporters of Scottish independence and of the SNP took to campaigning in an aggressive and very personal manner, targeting people they disagreed with.
Having said that, of course, the main reason is that it impacts on people's lives in a deeply personal manner.
Eschewing the traditional duality of frank private discussions and restrained public commentary, he aggressively advocated his case openly and bluntly, and did so in an increasingly personal manner.
I chose it to express my curiosity in the most direct and personal manner, and my preoccupation for--and love of--life, which, as I see it, all art has been expressing for thousands of years.
The book is written in an engaging, personal manner using humor and personal anecdotes to demonstrate enlightening life lessons.
The iconic Spirit of Ecstasy is next to take centre stage - and in a very personal manner.
Hogue Insurance Agency has served the Quitman area for more than a quarter century and we plan on continuing to serve their clients in the same personal manner that Hogue Insurance Agency has been doing.
Engelhardt's mild personal manner belies the heart of a lion.
We hope the 2015 Write Aberdeen collection will get below the surface and express the cities in a more personal manner, allowing residents of both Aberdeen and Regensburg to get to know what life is like in their twin city.
When candidates are deeply entrenched in the interview process, there is often a very human desire to connect with the audience they are speaking with in a more personal manner.

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