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personal bearing or conduct; demeanor; behavior: His comportment was above reproach.
Not to be confused with:
compartment – a space partitioned off; a separate room or section: baggage compartment; a separate function; division
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Manner of behaving; bearing; deportment. See Synonyms at behavior.
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com•port•ment(kəmˈpɔrt mənt, -ˈpoʊrt-)
bearing; demeanor; behavior.
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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.
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|Noun||1.||comportment - dignified manner or conduct|
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comportment[kəmˈpɔːtmənt] N (frm) → comportamiento m
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