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To behave in a particular way - thesaurus

Synonyms

behave

verb

to do things in a particular way

treat

verb

to behave towards someone in a particular way

conform

verb

to behave in a way that most people think is correct or suitable

compensate

verb

to behave in a way that is intended to reduce the effects of a personal fault

accord

verb

formal to treat someone or something in a particular way, especially by giving them power, respect, or status

revert to

to return to a previous state or way of behaving, often one that is not good

discipline yourself

to train yourself to behave in a particular way, especially to work regularly

be your normal self

to feel or behave in the way that you usually do, especially after a period when you have felt or behaved in a different or unusual way

conduct yourself

to behave in a particular way

steer a course

to behave in a particular way, especially when this involves making choices

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act

verb

to behave in a particular way, especially a way that is unusual or annoying

act

verb

to behave in a particular way by doing something

be all sweetness/charm etc

used for saying that a person or situation shows a lot of a particular quality or type of behaviour

behave

verb

to be polite and not be rude or cause trouble

be quick/slow about it

to be quick/slow in the way you do something

be the kind

to be a particular type of person

comport yourself

to behave in a particular way

deport yourself

to behave in a particular way

do your stuff

informal to behave in a way that is typical of you

fare

verb

formal used for saying how well or how badly someone does something

go around

to behave or be dressed in a particular way

go funny

to start behaving in a strange way

have a thick skin

to not be sensitive to criticism or insults

make a statement

to show people what you think or believe by behaving in a particular way

not stand on ceremony

to behave in an informal way in a situation where people might expect you to be formal

project yourself

to show other people that you have good qualities

return to

to go back to a previous state or way of behaving

revert to type

to start behaving in your normal way again after appearing to change

take/seek/find refuge in something

to behave in a way that makes you feel more comfortable in an unpleasant situation

walk around

to dress or behave in public in a particular way, especially when this makes you look or seem silly

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