Definition of 'conduct'
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Then he was accused of falsifying research and conducting experiments on humans. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The highest standards of conduct and behaviour are expected at all times. The Sun (2016) Trials were conducted on the basis of natural justice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The way you conducted yourself did cause actual and real distress. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The best deal available when we conducted our research was offered by air. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The right place for the government in the conduct of monetary policy is to get out of the way. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sometimes he did both at once, playing a solo cello part while conducting the orchestra behind him. Times, Sunday Times (2017)A royal invite to conduct business aboard the world's most exclusive yacht was hard to resist. The Sun (2016)A foreign billionaire is conducting his legal affairs in the British courts under a cloak of anonymity granted by senior judges. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We will be conducting checks and controls to bring them to heel. The Sun (2008)The highest standards of conduct and behaviour are therefore expected at all times. The Sun (2015)They were based on a misunderstanding of the way business was conducted. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can see the way people are conducting themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It proposed the idea of judges conducting trials alone. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She and her colleagues conducted the study after other work had supported the idea of benign obesity. Times, Sunday Times (2013)These two products came out the best in independent trials conducted last year. The Sun (2014)You march along as if conducting an invisible orchestra because there are no paths. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What do you call a person who conducts himself like that? Times, Sunday Times (2009)More incredible was the manner in which conducted himself. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The appendix to this chapter suggests a way of conducting a regular personnel audit. Personnel Management: A New Approach (1991)Why did the conduct of monetary policy not improve? Financial Markets, Institutions and Money (1995)They required all ships to pay a fee for safe conduct and also controlled customs. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)England players are subject to a code of conduct over their behaviour. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The skill with which it conducts its business has earned it the status of a modern classic. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some people try to conduct rows by text. Blaikie's Guide to Modern Manners (2005)The haste with which the trial is being conducted is alarming. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The pair conducted a six-month affair that pretty much finished him off romantically. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The major banks, unit trusts and insurance companies conduct research regularly. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)There is a good case that the military should have court procedures that are different from those that judge conduct in civilian life. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The plant where the study was conducted was experiencing more than twice the employee turnover normal for the garment industry at the time. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsThose who breach this conduct by directing profanity or insult toward a player or official... will be removed from the grounds. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He was rash enough to linger in the city for six months, conducting an affair with his hosts' daughter. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Translations for 'conduct'
British English: conduct /kənˈdʌkt/ VERB
When you conduct an activity or task, you organize it and carry it out.
I decided to conduct an experiment.
- American English: conduct
- Arabic: يَقُودُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: conduzir
- Chinese: 进行
- Croatian: provesti
- Czech: provést činnost
- Danish: udføre
- Dutch: uitvoeren
- European Spanish: llevar a cabo
- Finnish: tehdä suorittaa
- French: mener
- German: leiten Musik
- Greek: διεξάγω
- Italian: condurre
- Japanese: 行う
- Korean: ...을 실시하다
- Norwegian: føre
- Polish: zaprowadzić
- European Portuguese: conduzir
- Romanian: a efectua
- Russian: проводить
- Spanish: conducir
- Swedish: uträtta
- Thai: จัดการ
- Turkish: yürütmek
- Ukrainian: проводити
- Vietnamese: thực hiện
Definition of conduct from the Collins English Dictionary
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