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man·nered

 (măn′ərd)
adj.
1. Having manners of a specific kind: ill-mannered children.
2.
a. Having or showing a certain manner: a mild-mannered supervisor.
b. Artificial or affected: mannered speech.
3. Of, relating to, or exhibiting mannerisms.

mannered

(ˈmænəd)
adj
1. having idiosyncrasies or mannerisms; affected: mannered gestures.
2. (Art Terms) of or having mannerisms of style, as in art or literature
3. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) of or having mannerisms of style, as in art or literature
4. (in combination) having manners as specified: ill-mannered.

man•nered

(ˈmæn ərd)

adj.
1. having manners of a specified kind (usu. used in combination): ill-mannered.
2. having distinctive mannerisms; affected: a mannered walk.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.mannered - having unnatural mannerismsmannered - having unnatural mannerisms; "brief, mannered and unlifelike idiom"
affected, unnatural - speaking or behaving in an artificial way to make an impression

mannered

adjective affected, put-on, posed, artificial, pseudo (informal), pretentious, stilted, arty-farty (informal) If you are too careful, the results can look mannered.
real, natural, genuine, sincere, honest, unaffected, unpretentious

mannered

adjective
Artificially genteel:
Informal: la-di-da.
Translations

mannered

[ˈmænəd] ADJ
1. (= affected) [style] → amanerado
2. (= camp) → cursi

mannered

adj
(= affected, fussy) style, work of art, gesturesmanieriert; friendliness, subservience etcbetont, prononciert (geh)
(with adv) to be well-/ill-/impeccably manneredgute/schlechte/tadellose Manieren haben; a well-/ill-/impeccably mannered manein Mann mit guten/schlechten/tadellosen Manieren

mannered

[ˈmænəd] adjaffettato/a
References in classic literature ?
That bell that you carry is not, believe me, any order of merit, but on the contrary a mark of disgrace, a public notice to all men to avoid you as an ill mannered dog.
Owning no slaves, they were not rated among "the best people" of their neighborhood; but they were honest persons of good education, fairly well mannered and as respectable as any family could be if uncredentialed by personal dominion over the sons and daughters of Ham.
She's well- mannered, too; she didn't ask for anything, and was thankful for whatever she got.
Had Phoebe been coarse in feature, shaped clumsily, of a harsh voice, and uncouthly mannered, she might have been rich with all good gifts, beneath this unfortunate exterior, and still, so long as she wore the guise of woman, she would have shocked Clifford, and depressed him by her lack of beauty.
He further stated that National Highways and Motorway Police is a prestigious organization of our country and its officers are well learned and well mannered.
He is ill mannered and if Ugandans show him support, maybe he will learn to become well behaved, Bobi posted.
UCL said Abdulmutallab, who was a full time student with the department from 2005 until 2008, was "well mannered, quietly spoken, polite and able".
And it's a pity, although not a surprise, that Terry doesn't put in an appearance because Laura's description of him - "He was well mannered.
Danner's mannered, high-toned delivery is most appropriate for the society set.
Kidman and Downey give committed performances (Kidman's portrayal of a slightly maddened housewife echoes her work in the superior Birth), but it's all in the service of a movie so mannered that it needs nothing more than a good James Spader--administered spanking.
Ludwig exhibited landscape paintings combining expressionist brushwork and interwoven pattern with illusionism both naturalist and mannered, and a mix of representational styles that was visually cohesive despite the diversity of its origins.
As you go round the building, and as the sun moves, the building changes as it quietly slithers into the centre of the town like an amiable, well mannered and very elegant snake.