1. how something is done or how it happens

- her dignified manner

- his rapid manner of talking

Similar word(s): fashion, mode, style, way

Definition categories: attribute, property

2. a way of acting or behaving

Definition categories: attribute, behavior, behaviour, conduct, demeanor, demeanour, deportment

3. a kind

- what manner of man are you?

Definition categories: thought, form, kind, sort, variety

Sentences with manner as a noun:

- His natural manner makes him seem like the boss.

- These people have strange manners.

- It is in a manner done already.

- All manner of persons participate.