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Origin of mannerly
OTHER WORDS FROM mannerlyman·ner·li·ness, noun
Words nearby mannerly
Example sentences from the Web for mannerly
They were all quiet, mannerly, distinguished-looking, in rich dark slack suits.The Sensitive Man|Poul William Anderson
The prince was hungry enough, but he was too mannerly to eat without being invited.The Lilac Fairy Book|Andrew Lang
The nabob, who was mannerly, went to speak to the aunts and find them seats.
I thought of horse-flies and ticks, but was too mannerly to mention them, especially so near breakfast time.The Annals of Ann|Kate Trimble Sharber
She raised a healthy crowd of children and as a rule they turned out to be a mannerly lot as well.Back at School with the Tucker Twins|Nell Speed