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Origin of well-mannered
Words nearby well-mannered
Example sentences from the Web for well-mannered
As a well-mannered gentleman, he let her go in front of him and speak first.Ilya Yashin & Ksenia Sobchak, the Russian Opposition’s Romeo & Juliet|Anna Nemtsova|December 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She was a smiling, confident girl, well-mannered but by no means shy.Pakistan: The Schoolgirl the Taliban Tried to Kill|Sami Yousafzai|October 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In one corner: the patrician, privileged, well-mannered 35-year-old Quayle.
He was indeed a well-mannered person, of whom painful things were not said.Emily Fox-Seton|Frances Hodgson Burnett
The well-mannered man pays a compliment to another, and sometimes even secures his respect by patiently listening to him.Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners|B.G. Jefferis
The champion now sent for his wife, whom he revered as a preeminently sensible and well-mannered woman.Cashel Byron's Profession|George Bernard Shaw
It is a tame and well-mannered beast till the false knight and his wife appear, when he tries to tear their throats.The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction|Dorothy Scarborough
Sneering at the private affairs of others has long ago been banished from the conversation of well-mannered people.Our Deportment|John H. Young