1. [ noun ] manner of acting or conducting yourself
Synonyms: conduct doings behaviour
Related terms: activity discourtesy dirty_tricks dirty_pool aggression behave
2. [ noun ] the action or reaction of something (as a machine or substance) under specified circumstances
Synonyms: behaviour

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

Related terms: action
3. [ noun ] (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people
Synonyms: conduct demeanor deportment behaviour demeanour
Related terms: trait manner manners propriety impropriety swashbuckling citizenship behave
4. [ noun ] (psychology) the aggregate of the responses or reactions or movements made by an organism in any situation
Synonyms: behaviour
Related terms: activity territoriality psychology
Similar spelling:   behaviour