Part of speech: noun

Manner or mode of action; demeanor; deportment. behaviour.

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Usage examples "behavior":

  1. Still, he would have liked, if he could, to tell her what he had told her father of Durgin's behavior with Lynde, and let her bring the test of her self- devotion to the case with a clear understanding. - "The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete", William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009.
  2. William was sorely troubled at times and finally offended the Captain, who complained of his behavior. - "Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie", Andrew Carnegie.
  3. Semmes was on his good behavior, and evidently anxious to disprove the appellation of " pirate" which had been so constantly flung at him of late. - "Cruise and Captures of the Alabama", Albert M. Goodrich.