Synonyms of behaviour
1 conductDictionary • He was asked to explain his extraordinary behaviour.
conduct • Other people judge you by your conduct.
bearing • She later wrote warmly of his bearing and behaviour.
attitude • He has a gentle attitude.
manner • His manner was self-assured and brusque.
carriage • Her legs were long and fine, her hips slender, her carriage graceful.
demeanour • He was nicknamed ‘the Sergeant Major’ for his military demeanour.
deportment • Deportment and poise were considered important for young ladies.
mien (literary) • his mild manner and aristocratic mien
2 actionDictionary • This process modifies the cell's behaviour.
action • Her description of the action of poisons is very accurate.
working • computer systems which mimic the workings of the human brain
running • the smooth running of the machine
performance • What is the car's performance like?
operation • Dials monitor every aspect of the operation of the aircraft.
practice • attempts to encourage the practice of safe sex
conduct • Also up for discussion will be the conduct of free and fair elections.
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actionThe action of a chemical is the way in which it works, or the effects that it has.
• Her description of the action of poisons is very accurate.
• He has a gentle attitude.
bearingSomeone's bearing is the way in which they move or stand.
• She later wrote warmly of his bearing and behaviour.
Thesaurus for behaviour from the Collins English Thesaurus