verb (used without object), mis·be·haved, mis·be·hav·ing.
verb (used with object), mis·be·haved, mis·be·hav·ing.
Words nearby misbehave
OTHER WORDS FROM misbehavemis·be·hav·er, noun
Examples from the Web for misbehaving
I hope you had as much fun as I did - who knew Harry behaving could be as much fun as Harry misbehaving?
Those tabloid images of Stewart misbehaving were taken without her knowledge, which implies a Garden of Eden type of innocence.Kristen Stewart, Katie Holmes, and the Summer of Break-Up Porn|Tracy Quan|August 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
We were just sort of misbehaving; they were the tissue between vertebrae—where the rubber meets the road.
Teachers have had their lives ruined by grabbing hold of a misbehaving child.
According to his idea the Marchioness was misbehaving herself.Marion Fay|Anthony Trollope
But his eyes were bent on the misbehaving strap, which he held helplessly between his fingers.Grey Roses|Henry Harland
We have a little justice to do among ourselves, for one of my fellows has been misbehaving.The Adventures of Gerard|Arthur Conan Doyle
He knew that he was misbehaving, but was not sufficiently master of his own manner to be gracious.The Prime Minister|Anthony Trollope
Peter gazed and waited, while his heart went on misbehaving.100%: The Story of a Patriot|Upton Sinclair