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characterized by good manners

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socially correct in behavior

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Because a civil and mannerly existence is not just a more delightful way to live, but one that is essential to a well-functioning society.
I disagree - golf is responsible for not allowing a more mannerly approach to sport to disappear, a feature which should be encouraged, not derided.
After all, if we want mannerly period dramas, there's Downton Abbey, Mr Selfridge they're all over the place.
Derek is only 21 and he's a shy, mannerly fellow, and it would be fair to presume he wasn't as prepared to state his case simply because he's not as experienced as senior riders.
Harry and Catherine serve as the standard bearers of a mannerly and Manichaean age: a poster couple invented to persuade 21st-century readers of the way things once were and, presumably, still ought to be, reanimating a bygone era when men were men, women were ladies, wars were against Nazis, and even cowboys and their partners danced cheek to cheek.
He was sweet, respectful and mannerly to a fault," she said.
The dogs were mannerly and calm; that in itself was an amazing performance, though Brits expect and require both characteristics.
The leader of PML(N) Mian Nawaz Sharif has severely condemned the killing and said that the such incidents are the stigma on the face of mannerly society.
Pic will open theatrically in early 2011, while fests should show some mannerly devotion.
An eager young candidate who is articulate, tidy, clean, socially acceptable, interested, enthusiastic and mannerly should be awarded a degree for these things alone.
Moore concludes the book by urging dog owners to teach their pets to be calm reliable and mannerly in public places.
We are more likely now to wonder whether a few basic rules of mannerly conduct might somehow be retrieved and reimposed.
And as Opposition leader he refused to scrum in the hallway outside the House of Commons--a Canadian journalistic tradition--preferring instead to hold very mannerly press conferences, which the press corps mightily chafed at.
Have a look at Mannerly Manor on page 74 and get Sandra Payne's advice on the proper etiquette for mentioning the unsightly tooth visitor.