Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of mannerism | Another word for mannerism | What is mannerism?

Definition 1: a deliberate pretense or exaggerated display - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for mannerism in the sense of this definition

(mannerism is a kind of ...) the act of giving a false appearance

"his conformity was only pretending"

(... is a kind of mannerism ) a theatrical pose created for effect

"the actor struck just the right attitude"

(... is a kind of mannerism ) an affectation of radical left-wing views and the fashionable dress and lifestyle that goes with them

Definition 2: a behavioral attribute that is distinctive and peculiar to an individual - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for mannerism in the sense of this definition

(mannerism is a kind of ...) a distinguishing trait

More words

Another word for mannered

Another word for manner of walking

Another word for manner of speaking

Another word for manner name

Another word for manner

Another word for mannerly

Another word for manners

Another word for mannheim

Another word for mannikin

Another word for mannish


Other word for mannish

mannish meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce mannish