verb (used without object), mis·be·haved, mis·be·hav·ing.
verb (used with object), mis·be·haved, mis·be·hav·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM misbehavemis·be·hav·er, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for misbehave
In the case of GameStop, both the cynics and sentimentalists have been misbehaving.Bitcoin, stocks and crude take off as the markets brace for a wave of stimulus checks|Bernhard Warner|February 8, 2021|Fortune
The discussion of race in the league just serves to distract from why players misbehave.Ex-NFL Linebacker: We Talk Around Race, Not About It|Carl Banks|October 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He is, you sense, trying not to misbehave, while remaining human and not becoming a Royal cyborg.Prince Harry Should Be King: The Royal Family’s Ace Card|Tim Teeman|June 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And yet it is the privilege of the prince and the sultan to misbehave.How the Sultan of Brunei Violated His Sharia Law With Me|Jillian Lauren|May 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A boy might be excused for that so long as he didn't misbehave.Warrior Gap|Charles King
To allow the child to misbehave without instantly making it unpleasantly conscious of the fact would be to spoil it.A Treatise on Parents and Children|George Bernard Shaw
But my dear, you don't meant to say that all bachelor clergymen misbehave themselves.Barchester Towers|Anthony Trollope
But if servants misbehave themselves, or leave their places, not being regularly discharged, they ought to be amerced or punished.Everybody's Business is Nobody's Business|Daniel Defoe
If he does not misbehave and keeps out of a lawsuit, he rarely comes in contact with his rulers.A Wayfarer in China|Elizabeth Kendall