v 1: behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct
or comport oneself; "You should act like an adult";
"Don't behave like a fool"; "What makes her do this
way?"; "She played the servant her husband's master"
2: behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he
bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves
well during these difficult times" [syn: acquit
3: behave well or properly; "The children must learn to behave"
] [ant: misbehave