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The sedateness of his deportment and the apparent regularity of his life delighted austere moralists.
It comprehends hearty good will towards everybody, thorough and constant good-humor, an easy deportment, and obliging manners.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
An affected and pretentious woman is all deportment and words; a sensible woman shows her sense by her behaviour.The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre|Jean de La Bruyre
He had a Spanish name, spoke Spanish, and affected the grave deportment of a Spanish don.
She looked around and saw a hundred of her sex practising the well-bred deportment that Mrs. Considine had preached.Jaffery|William J. Locke