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  1. behaves

    Verb form of the word behave.

    She behaves with such respect, it is amazing.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 21, 2021  

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  1. Alex
    US English

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of behaves in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of behaves in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of behaves in a Sentence

  1. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Civilisation displays and endorses the conception of love, harmony, justice, and equal rights for everyone regardless of the discrimination; conversely, one feels that the West indeed becomes civilised; however, one seems not to believe that the West behaves the same with others. Civilisation is still to achieve and apply as its real conception.

  2. William Haseltine:

    There's every reason to suspect that this virus, even though it can kill you, behaves pretty much like a cold virus, in terms of transmission. Who drives colds? Children drive colds, and that's true of almost all respiratory diseases, including the colds and including the colds that are caused by coronaviruses. And this is one of those cousins.

  3. Christopher Webster:

    Because of the way it [the methane] behaves, we believe it's a smaller, closer source [rather] than it is a bigger, further away source.

  4. David Letterman:

    When you call up at the last minute and cancel a show, ladies and gentlemen that's starting to smell. This is not the John McCain I know, this is not the way a tested hero behaves.

  5. Kevin Croker:

    Light is sort of a weird thing. It behaves counterintuitively, in many ways, people didnt expect that this behavior could also be exhibited in other objects. But we showed, yes, you can see it in another object.

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    either of two different animal or plant species living in close association but not interdependent
    • A. commensal
    • B. ostensive
    • C. motile
    • D. currish

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