What does Behavior mean?

Definitions for Behaviorbɪˈheɪv yər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Behavior.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. behavior, behaviour, conduct, doings(noun)

    manner of acting or controlling yourself

  2. behavior, behaviour(noun)

    the action or reaction of something (as a machine or substance) under specified circumstances

    "the behavior of small particles can be studied in experiments"

  3. demeanor, demeanour, behavior, behaviour, conduct, deportment(noun)

    (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people

  4. behavior, behaviour(noun)

    (psychology) the aggregate of the responses or reactions or movements made by an organism in any situation


  1. behavior(Noun)

    The way a living creature behaves or acts.

  2. behavior(Noun)

    The way a device or system operates.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Behavior(noun)

    manner of behaving, whether good or bad; mode of conducting one's self; conduct; deportment; carriage; -- used also of inanimate objects; as, the behavior of a ship in a storm; the behavior of the magnetic needle


  1. Behavior

    Behavior or behaviour is the range of actions and mannerisms made by organisms, systems, or artificial entities in conjunction with their environment, which includes the other systems or organisms around as well as the physical environment. It is the response of the system or organism to various stimuli or inputs, whether internal or external, conscious or subconscious, overt or covert, and voluntary or involuntary.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Behavior

    The observable response a person makes to any situation.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Behavior in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Behavior in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tom Zegan:

    Cultural Values Determine Behavior.

  2. Robert Hare:

    The behavior has to be well outside the norm.

  3. Peter Schweizer:

    The smoking gun is in the pattern of behavior.

  4. Deputy District Attorney Cynthia Barnes:

    He escalated his behavior and committed murder.

  5. H.W. Mann:

    A change in behavior is required to change karma

Images & Illustrations of Behavior

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