manner adverb - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] linguistics 

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/ˈmænə(r) ˌædvɜː(r)b/
singularmanner adverb
pluralmanner adverbs
  1. an adverb that shows how someone does something or how something happens. For example in the sentencesDrive carefully’, ’He talks too fast’, ’The moon shone brightly’, and ’I accidentally deleted the file’, ’carefully’, ’fast’, ’brightly’ and ’accidentally’ are manner adverbs.