Manner and Style


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Manner noun – A distinctive way of putting ideas into words.
Usage example: the former doctor writes his novels very much in the manner of someone who is used to observing the smallest details

Style is a synonym for manner in method topic. In some cases you can use "Style" instead a noun "Manner", when it comes to topics like kind, conduct, means, way. popular alternative
Nearby Words: mannerly, mannerism, mannered, mannerless, mannerist
Synonyms for Manner


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Style noun – A distinctive way of putting ideas into words.
Usage example: I correctly identified the quotation because I recognized Mark Twain's inimitable style

Manner is a synonym for style in kind topic. You can use "Manner" instead a noun "Style", if it concerns topics such as type, means, method, be. popular alternative
Nearby Words: stylish, styling, styled, stylized, sty
Synonyms for Style

How words are described

exact exact manner exact style
similar similar manner similar style
normal normal manner normal style
typical typical manner typical style
Other adjectives: usual, specific, brutal, traditional, aggressive, unusual, exaggerated, different, realistic, reminiscent, over-the-top, comedic.

Both words in one sentence

  • Anime / Samurai Flamenco Flamenco Girl's fighting style, which would be cute and colorful in most Magical Girl narratives, is instead depicted in a realistic and brutal manner.
  • Series / Stargate Universe The shuttle is shown adjusting its attitude and velocity in a realistic manner with maneuvering thrusters, though this may be less a case of showing their work than adopting the style of the 2000s BSG, in which ships maneuvered in a similarly realistic fashion.
  • Improbable Hairstyle How she's able to style her hair in this manner on a daily basis is left to be seen.
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