To conduct or behave (oneself) in a particular manner:
To function; operate:
To act or behave in a specified manner toward:
To restrain is defined as to hold back or keep under control.
To control, direct, or govern according to a rule, principle, or system; specif., to impose a body of regulations on a particular industry, type of business, etc.
To act in opposition
To act as the manager of (a performer, for example).
Handle is defined as to hold or deal with something.
Gesture is defined as moving your body in a way that conveys a feeling or emotion.
To act in a required or expected manner; work
To give guidance and instruction to (actors or musicians, for example) in the rehearsal and performance of a work.
To behave or conduct (oneself) in a given manner; comport.
To lower in status or character; degrade or humble:
(Intransitive) To act as a conductor (as of heat, electricity, etc.); to carry.
To act as a bearer:
To undergo successfully; withstand; endure
To serve or function as a substitute for another:
To bear or conduct (oneself); behave
(Slang) To perform a sexual act upon; specif., to have sexual intercourse with
(Chemistry) To subject (hydrocarbons) to cracking.
To publish in a periodical:
To present a dramatic or musical work or other entertainment before an audience.
To be in action so as to produce an effect; act; function; work
To misbehave is to behave badly.
To result in displeasure:
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