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manner

noun /ˈmӕnə/
a way in which anything is done etc
manera, forma
She greeted me in a friendly manner.
the way in which a person behaves, speaks etc
actitud, modo de comportarse
I don’t like her manner.
(in plural ) (polite) behaviour/behavior, usually towards others
modales
Why doesn’t she teach her children (good) manners?
-mannered having, or showing, manners of a certain kind
educado
a well-/bad-mannered person.
mannerism noun an odd and obvious habit in a person’s behaviour, speech etc
peculiaridad
He scratches his ear when he talks and has other mannerisms.
all manner of all kinds of
toda clase de
He has all manner of problems.
in a manner of speaking in a certain way
por decirlo así
I suppose, in a manner of speaking, I am an engineer.
(Definition of manner from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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