Definition of "behaving" []

  • To act or function in a specified or usual way (verb)
  • To conduct (oneself) in a specified way (verb)
  • To conduct (oneself) properly or as desired (verb)
  • Present participle of behave. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "behaving" in a sentence
  • ""I don't know what you call behaving badly," said Miss Garthorne in an offended way."
  • "Last summer the President made an unforced error, attacking the Cambridge police Department for what he characterized as behaving stupidly in arresting Harvard Professor Gates."
  • "Korea which it describes as behaving like a "spoiled child"."