[man-swi-tood, -tyood] /ˈmæn swɪˌtud, -ˌtyud/

mildness; gentleness:
the mansuetude of Christian love.
(archaic) gentleness or mildness

“tameness, gentleness, mildness,” late 14c., from Latin mansuetudo “tameness, mildness, gentleness,” noun of state from past participle stem of mansuescere “to tame,” literally “to accustom to the hand,” from manus “hand” (see manual (adj.)) + suescere “to accustom, habituate,” from PIE *swdh-sko-, from *swedh- (cf. sodality), extended form of root *s(w)e- (see idiom).


Read Also:

  • Manta

    [man-tuh; Spanish mahn-tah] /ˈmæn tə; Spanish ˈmɑn tɑ/ noun, plural mantas [man-tuh z; Spanish mahn-tahs] /ˈmæn təz; Spanish ˈmɑn tɑs/ (Show IPA) 1. (in Spain and Spanish America) a cloak or wrap. 2. the type of blanket or cloth used on a horse or mule. 3. Military. a movable shelter formerly used to protect besiegers, […]

  • Manta-bay

    noun 1. an inlet of the Pacific, on the W coast of Ecuador.

  • Man-tailored

    [man-tey-lerd] /ˈmænˈteɪ lərd/ adjective 1. (of women’s clothing) tailored in the general style and with the details of men’s clothing. Compare (def 2).

  • Mantaro

    [mahn-tah-raw; English man-tahr-oh, mahn-] /mɑnˈtɑ rɔ; English mænˈtɑr oʊ, mɑn-/ noun 1. a river in central Peru, flowing SE to the Apurímac River. About 360 miles (580 km) long.

Disclaimer: Mansuetude definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.