mind (one's) manners

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mind (one's) manners

To be well behaved and act appropriately. Make sure you mind your manners while you are with your Aunt Josephine. I don't want to hear about you giving her any trouble while I'm away!
See also: manner, mind
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Just be sure to mind your manners while you're doing it.
Purchased by Jeannette Etheredge in 1980, it's an old-fashioned and elegant spot where, as long as you mind your manners, anything goes.
Network within your association but mind your manners.
95 Mind Your Manners by Peggy Parish, Greenwillow, $13.
4 MIND YOUR MANNERS UNFORTUNATELY children don't always remember to say thank you, and Hallowe'en is no different, whether it's because they are shy or caught up in the moment - it's still not OK
Be yourself, wear something cute and mind your manners (ahem, no Snapchatting).
And the day wouldn't be complete without a visit from Queen Victoria, who will be there to oversee the celebrations and grant an audience - provided you mind your manners.
But with big bucks up for grabs for the players it is important to mind your manners.
In-flight rules will be enforced more than ever, so mind your manners and pay close attention to the flight attendants and cabin crews.
Please, mind your manners, and, please, try to search within yourself in order to find out what makes you write so disrespectful, so degrading, so demeaning, and what makes you show so less regard for other people's feelings.
Embarrassing," says Susan Fitter, host of TLC's Mind Your Manners, "but remember it happens to all of us.