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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of behooves in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of behooves in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of behooves in a Sentence

  1. Christiana Figueres:

    It behooves the rest of the world to come together to support Japan, as well as the other Asian countries, to move beyond coal, we need to make an extraordinary effort that will favor the new fuels that we all need to move in to.

  2. Rodrigo Duterte:

    Everybody suffers, only because two nations are playing with their dangerous toys. It behooves a certain America, because it is the more responsible country. I'm sure President Trump by now must also be cautioning his military to just maybe hang on and not to start something they cannot control.

  3. Edward Wallis Hoch:

    There is so much good in the worst of us, and so much bad in the best of us, that it hardly behooves any of us to talk about the rest of us.

  4. Antonio Gioia:

    It behooves us to take our time and get it right.

  5. Theodore Roosevelt:

    It behooves every man to remember that the work of the critic, is of altogether secondary importance, and that, in the end, progress is accomplished by the man who does things.

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    repetition of the ends of two or more successive sentences, verses, etc.
    • A. epiphora
    • B. tithe
    • C. instigation
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