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table manners

noun [plural] uk   us  
the way you eat your food, or the socially acceptable way to eat your food, especially when eating a meal with others: Your table manners are appalling - don't you know how to use a knife and fork? Don't they teach you table manners at school?
Translations of “table manners”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指與他人一起吃飯時的)吃相, 餐桌禮儀…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指与他人一起吃饭时的)吃相, 餐桌礼仪…
(Definition of table manners from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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