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deportment


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Deportment  \De*port"ment\,  n.  [F.  d['e]portement  misconduct, 
  OF.,  demeanor.  See  {Deport}.] 
  Manner  of  deporting  or  demeaning  one's  self  manner  of 
  acting;  conduct;  carriage;  especially,  manner  of  acting  with 
  respect  to  the  courtesies  and  duties  of  life;  behavior; 
  demeanor;  bearing. 
 
  The  gravity  of  his  deportment  carried  him  safe  through 
  many  difficulties.  --Swift. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  deportment 
  n  :  behavioral  attributes  [syn:  {demeanor},  {demeanour},  {behavior}, 
  {behaviour},  {conduct}] 




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