Meaning of “mannered” in the English Dictionary

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us /ˈmæn·ərd/

having ways of behaving toward people:

The children are well mannered.

disapproving A mannered way of speaking or behaving is one that is artificial, or intended to achieve a particular effect:

He continued to write, but his mannered prose was not well received.

(Definition of “mannered” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)