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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people.

Usage examples (37)
  • The point is, have you or have you not the bearing and deportment of a lady?
  • You like to be prim and neat, and to be good in deportment and ahead in your studies.
  • Her deportment is excellent as are her mental powers, and her desire for knowledge is an incentive to all in the school.
  • Those are truly honourable, and those only, in place of power and trust, who make conscience of their duty, and whose deportment is agreeable to their preferment. for more
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