Origin of mannerly
OTHER WORDS FROM mannerlyman·ner·li·ness, noun
Words nearby mannerly
How to use mannerly in a sentence
In an interview on Wednesday, Davis added that Wright was a “mannerly, gracious, wonderful woman,” which made the negative campaign against a devoutly Christian veteran look phony.
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.