Behaviour and Manner


Behaviour noun - (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people.
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Synonyms for Behaviour

Manner is a synonym for behaviour in conduct topic. In some cases you can use "Manner" instead a noun "Behaviour", when it comes to topics like bearing, poise, behavior.


Manner noun - A way of acting or behaving.
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Synonyms for Manner

Behaviour is a synonym for manner in conduct topic. You can use "Behaviour" instead a noun "Manner", if it concerns topics such as demeanour, bearing, poise, behavior.

How words are described

similar similar behaviour similar manner
normal normal behaviour normal manner
typical typical behaviour typical manner
usual usual behaviour usual manner
Other adjectives: proper, unpleasant, brutal, violent, horrible, cruel, childish, sexual, feminine, aggressive, unusual, odd, bizarre, different, creepy, over-the-top, stereotypical.

Both words in one sentence

  • Manga / Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun It ends with Nozaki catching him reading another shoujo manga that inspired his previous Out of Character behaviour, and he scolds him again in the exact same manner.
  • Literature / Ravenor Definitely The Dandy in clothes and manner, and various other characters imply it; still, the setting expects a degree of such behaviour among the upper classes, and he never admits attraction to anyone.
  • Film / Blazing Saddles Hostage Situation: When the townspeople begin cocking guns in a threatening manner during Bart's inauguration speech as Sheriff, he defuses the situation by taking himself hostage, invoking both Uncle Tomfoolery and Scary Black Man behaviour.
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