comportment


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com·port·ment

 (kəm-pôrt′mənt)
n.
Manner of behaving; bearing; deportment. See Synonyms at behavior.

comportment

(kəmˈpɔːtmənt)
n
conduct; bearing

com•port•ment

(kəmˈpɔrt mənt, -ˈpoʊrt-)

n.
bearing; demeanor; behavior.
[1590–1600; < Middle French comportement. See comport, -ment]

comportment

, deportment - Deportment adds the sense of action or activity to a mode of conduct or behavior; comportment, "behavior or bearing," does not have this.
See also related terms for mode.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.comportment - dignified manner or conductcomportment - dignified manner or conduct    
personal manner, manner - a way of acting or behaving
gravitas, lordliness, dignity - formality in bearing and appearance; "he behaved with great dignity"

comportment

noun
The manner in which one behaves:
action (often used in plural), behavior, conduct, deportment, way.
Translations

comportment

[kəmˈpɔːtmənt] N (frm) → comportamiento m

comportment

nVerhalten nt; to study comportmentAnstandsunterricht nehmen
References in classic literature ?
He was slender and dapper, and in appearance and comportment was so sweet- and gentle-spirited that the impression he radiated was almost of sissyness.
He did everything right--too right; and in dress and comportment was inevitably correct.
The effect of all this was to rob White Fang of much of his puppyhood and to make him in his comportment older than his age.
Though the novelty had not yet worn off, the peaceful comportment of the seals had quieted my alarm.
The 2015 Air Travel Pet Peeves Survey, conducted by Frequent Business Traveler magazine, found that frequent travelers continue to be dissatisfied with the personal space they get on a plane as well as with the comportment of their fellow passengers.
We are disappointed by your comportment, your tone, your demeanor today," Judge David Re said.
A genteel, palatable comportment for getting meetings and making money.
Having already played the likes of New York City's Pianos, The Bitter End, the Bowery Electric and now a sold out show at Mercury Lounge, following the release of their debut EP, "The Cabin" (recorded/produced by Reed Black [Karen O, Vampire Weekend, Erin McKeown]), Foxtrax continues to look and move, toward higher ground; constantly exuding a comportment and commitment akin to that of a respected veteran band -which they are hailed as being well on their way to becoming.
We have to change the comportment and habits of people and make sure plastics end up in a recycling process.
The policing applies the wisdom that when signs of disorder, such as broken windows, proliferate and persist, there is a general diminution of restraint and good comportment.