OTHER WORDS FROM behaveun·be·hav·ing, adjectivewell-be·haved, adjective
How to use behave in a sentence
Retailers — even major ones — can’t predict how consumers will behave this year.Four digital marketing strategies to prepare for a wild holiday season|Owen Loft|November 13, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Google has behaved illegally and has leveraged its monopoly in ways that are destructive to innovation and competition.Yelp CEO is encouraged by antitrust case against Google|Verne Kopytoff|November 12, 2020|Fortune
Activating any particular set of GPS place cells—loosely like zooming in on a spot on Google Maps—is enough to trigger a memory so powerful you’ll behave as if you were reliving that memory.How Do We Remember Places? This Study Used Lasers and VR to Point the Way|Shelly Fan|November 10, 2020|Singularity Hub
Presumably, these people behaved when they were actually in church, or you would have mentioned it.Miss Manners: People at home acting as though they’re at home|Judith Martin, Nicholas Martin, Jacobina Martin|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
The fossil record can only say so much about how animals behaved when they were alive.
“François Hollande never said a word out of line to me or behaved inappropriately with me—unlike many a politician,” she writes.Hell Hath No Fury Like Valerie Trierweiler, the French President’s Ex|Lizzie Crocker|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There were exceptions, as our instructor, Kimberlee Sue Moran, pointed out, but criminals behaved in mostly predictable ways.Knowing Where the Bodies Are Buried: An Excerpt From 'Lives in Ruins'|Marilyn Johnson|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We were very happy when ISIS took over the area and drove the Iraq Army out and at first they behaved very well.Under an ISIS Flag, the Sons of Mosul Are Rallying|Andrew Slater|June 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the other hand, there is, in fact, a glut of perfectly healthy and well-behaved dogs and cats that need homes.
Their challenge is to find purpose and a voice, beyond being the well-behaved baubles expected of them.
Unfortunately, as you say, I was present, and I tell you that our friend Barbiche behaved like a lunatic.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
But there's no denying that I behaved disgracefully to—you know—and Dr. Ashton has good reason to be incensed.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
With this decision Tom took up his lessons, and had never been more studious and well behaved than he was that day.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
We gave him luscious twigs if he behaved well and sometimes delicious fruit.Kari the Elephant|Dhan Gopal Mukerji
In no similar establishment did I ever see so much order, or find the natives so well-behaved as here.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer