usage note for behaviour
How to use behaviour in a sentence
Of course, I knew that many of them must have two behaviours, and that now they were on their good behaviour.Annals of a Quiet Neighbourhood|George MacDonald
Let us therefore leave these softe and wanton behaviours to women.
We must not then, imitate ye common and rude behaviours of Dioneo.
Whose behaviours be full of follies and vaine glorie, which cometh of pride, growing of vanitie it selfe.
These fonde & foolish behaviours & fashions, paine a man as much to heare them, as to be drawne and haled with cordes.
British Dictionary definitions for behaviour
- the aggregate of all the responses made by an organism in any situation
- a specific response of a certain organism to a specific stimulus or group of stimuli