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Definitions of behavior

  1. (psychology) the aggregate of the responses or reactions or movements made by an organism in any situation Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Conduct and manners whether good or bad; carriage; deportment; demeanor. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  3. Conduct: manners or deportment. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  4. Manner or mode of action; demeanor; deportment. behaviour. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

Usage examples for behavior

  1. She would not have understood any other behavior – In a Little Town by Rupert Hughes
  2. Just then one of the dogs, attracted by Pete's unusual behavior trotted up. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs