behavior, behaviour, conduct, doings(noun)
manner of acting or controlling yourself
demeanor, demeanour, behavior, behaviour, conduct, deportment(verb)
(behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people
conduct, carry on, deal(verb)
direct the course of; manage or control
"You cannot conduct business like this"
conduct, lead, direct(verb)
lead, as in the performance of a composition
"conduct an orchestra; Barenboim conducted the Chicago symphony for years"
behave, acquit, bear, deport, conduct, comport, carry(verb)
behave in a certain manner
"She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"
lead, take, direct, conduct, guide(verb)
take somebody somewhere
"We lead him to our chief"; "can you take me to the main entrance?"; "He conducted us to the palace"
impart, conduct, transmit, convey, carry, channel(verb)
transmit or serve as the medium for transmission
"Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"
lead musicians in the performance of
"Bernstein conducted Mahler like no other conductor"; "she cannot conduct modern pieces"
The act or method of controlling or directing
Skillful guidance or management; generalship.
Conduct of armies is a prince's art. - Edmund Waller.
The manner of guiding or carrying one's self; personal deportment; mode of action; behavior.
Plot; action; construction; manner of development.
To lead, or guide; to escort.
To lead, as a commander; to direct; to manage; to carry on; as, to conduct the affairs of a kingdom.
Little skilled in the art of conducting a siege. - William H. Prescott.
(reflexively to conduct oneself) To behave.
He conducted himself well.
To serve as a medium for conveying; to transmit, as heat, light, electricity, etc.
To direct, as the leader in the performance of a musical composition.
To act as a conductor (as of heat, electricity, etc.); to carry.
To carry out (something organized)
Origin: conductus, from conductus, perfect passive participle of conduco; see also conduce and conduit.
the act or method of conducting; guidance; management
skillful guidance or management; generalship
convoy; escort; guard; guide
that which carries or conveys anything; a channel; a conduit; an instrument
the manner of guiding or carrying one's self; personal deportment; mode of action; behavior
plot; action; construction; manner of development
to lead, or guide; to escort; to attend
to lead, as a commander; to direct; to manage; to carry on; as, to conduct the affairs of a kingdom
to behave; -- with the reflexive; as, he conducted himself well
to serve as a medium for conveying; to transmit, as heat, light, electricity, etc
to direct, as the leader in the performance of a musical composition
to act as a conductor (as of heat, electricity, etc.); to carry
to conduct one's self; to behave
Origin: [See Conduct, n.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kon-dukt′, v.t. to lead or guide: to convey (water): to direct: to manage: to behave: (elect.) to carry or transmit.—ns. Con′duct, act or method of leading or managing: guidance: escort: guide: management: behaviour; Conductibil′ity.—adjs. Conduct′ible, capable of conducting heat, &c.: capable of being conducted or transmitted.—n. Conduc′tion, act or property of conducting or transmitting: transmission by a conductor, as heat.—adj. Conduct′ive, having the quality or power of conducting or transmitting.—ns. Conductiv′ity, a power that bodies have of transmitting heat and electricity; Conduct′or, the person or thing that conducts: a leader: a manager: a leader of an orchestra: one in charge of a bus, &c.: that which has the property of transmitting electricity, heat, &c.—n.fem. Conduct′ress. [L. conductus—conducĕre. See Conduce.]
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'conduct' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3259
Rank popularity for the word 'conduct' in Nouns Frequency: #1404
Rank popularity for the word 'conduct' in Verbs Frequency: #394
The numerical value of conduct in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of conduct in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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Translations for conduct
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- ръководене, водене, държа се, ръководство, дирижирам, отвеждам, водя, провеждане, провеждам, ръководя, поведениеBulgarian
- conductaCatalan, Valencian
- vést, řízení, děj, dirigovat, vedení, chování, provádění, správa, zápletkaCzech
- Führung, führen, leiten, Leitung, dirigierenGerman
- konduki, gvidiEsperanto
- dirigir, comportarse, conducir, guiar, conducta, conducción, manejarSpanish
- johtaa, toimeenpano, saattaa, suorittaa, opastaa, käytös, hoitaa, käyttäytyä, johtaminenFinnish
- conduite, conduire, se comporter, comportement, menerFrench
- dol a-mach, giùlanScottish Gaelic
- duktar, guidarIdo
- comportarsi, condotta, conduzione, condurre, comportamentoItalian
- zich gedragen, leiden, dirigeren, geleidenDutch
- comandare, conducere, comportament, dirijareRomanian
- управление, проводить, руководство, управлять, дирижировать, сопроводить, вести себя, проведение, сопровождать, провожать, поведение, руководитьRussian
- cundhuta, condutaSardinian
- handha, leda, utförande, uppträdande, föra, ledning, förvalta, ledsaga, uppförande, skötsel, förvaltning, anföra, hållning, vandel, dirigera, förrättning, sköta, beteendeSwedish
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