To act or behave in a specified manner toward:
To act as the manager of (a performer, for example).
To conduct or behave (oneself) in a particular manner:
To function; operate:
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
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:
Find another word for behaving. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for behaving, like: treating, managing, comporting, working, restraining, regulating, reacting, handling, gesturing, functioning and directing.