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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.
A senior official applies for 2-years leave citing nonprofessional and ill mannered behaviour of new Railways Minister.
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. Very well-mannered considering that he'd been in prison" - sounds like the first line of a promising thriller.
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.--K.B.
The constituent parts, despite or perhaps because of their tacky glamour, evince the kind of dejection that comes with abandonment--the work transcends its parts and conveys the mannered grief of a Victorian memento mori.