the attitude, approach, and deportment of a doctor with patients: He has a reassuring bedside manner.
Manor vs. MannerThese words are homophones (words that sound the same but have different meanings), so it’s easy to mix them up.
Origin of bedside manner
First recorded in 1865–70
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Medicine definitions for bedside manner
[ bĕd′sīd′ ]
The attitude and conduct of a physician in the presence of a patient.
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