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Synonyms for behavior
bɪˈheɪv yər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. behavior, behaviour, conduct, doings(noun)

    manner of acting or controlling yourself

    Synonyms:
    conduct, demeanour, behaviour, doings, demeanor, deportment

  2. behavior, behaviour(noun)

    the action or reaction of something (as a machine or substance) under specified circumstances

    "the behavior of small particles can be studied in experiments"

    Synonyms:
    conduct, demeanour, behaviour, doings, demeanor, deportment

  3. demeanor, demeanour, behavior, behaviour, conduct, deportment(noun)

    (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people

    Synonyms:
    conduct, demeanour, behaviour, doings, demeanor, deportment

  4. behavior, behaviour(noun)

    (psychology) the aggregate of the responses or reactions or movements made by an organism in any situation

    Synonyms:
    conduct, demeanour, behaviour, doings, demeanor, deportment

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. behavior

    Behavior is our action in the presence of others; conduct includes also that which is known only to ourselves and our Maker. Carriage expresses simply the manner of holding the body, especially in sitting or walking, as when it is said of a lady "she has a fine carriage." Bearing refers to the bodily expression of feeling or disposition; as, a haughty bearing; a noble bearing. Demeanor is the bodily expression, not only of feelings, but of moral states; as, a devout demeanor. Breeding, unless with some adverse limitation, denotes that manner and conduct which result from good birth and training. Deportment is behavior as related to a set of rules; as, the pupil's deportment was faultless. A person's manner may be that of a moment, or toward a single person; his manners are his habitual style of behavior toward or before others, especially in matters of etiquette and politeness; as, good manners are always pleasing.

    Synonyms:
    action, bearing, breeding, carriage, conduct, demeanor, deportment, life, manner, manners

    Preposition:
    The behavior of the pastor to or toward his people, on or upon the streets, before the multitude, or in the church, with the godly, or with the worldly, was alike faultless.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. behavior

    Synonyms:
    conduct, bearing, demeanor, proceeding, comportment, action, manner, deportment

    Antonyms:
    misdemeanor, misbehavior, misconduct

Editors Contribution

  1. cantankerous

    Submitted by anonymous on December 17, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. behavior(n.)

    Synonyms:
    deportment (on particular occasions), conduct, bearing, demeanor, carriage, manner, mien, air, port

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. behavior(n)

    Synonyms:
    conduct, deportment, actions, demeanor

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How to use behavior in a sentence?

  1. Eric Xu:

    It seems that their bodies are in the information age but their minds are still in the agrarian age, their behavior shows not just an ignorance of how science and innovation works today, but also their own lack of confidence.

  2. Benoit Bruneau:

    This is an apex predator living on isolated islands, and it's absolutely gigantic. It's just an awesome animal, reptiles are kind of like a playground for evolution. There is so much diversity in size and form and behavior and their physiology.

  3. Robert Pinnegar:

    They are pushing money into the hands of consumers, but will they use it to pay the rent or to buy food and stock up on toilet paper ? That is the unknown. We're waiting to see what human behavior is come May.

  4. Van Pelt:

    Women are blamed for their behavior, their sex lives are always questioned -- whether or not they are sexually active, and what kind of sexual activity do they participate in, and were they drinking -- these things that have nothing to do with what's happened to them.

  5. Sam Rosen:

    This goes beyond disrupting the traditional market. Uber, the ride-sharing service, released their numbers on their San Francisco revenues, and it was five times what existing taxi revenues were two to three years ago, i suspect storage is in for the same market expansion. Right now, only one in 10 people use self-storage units, but MakeSpace can change this behavior.

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