misbehave definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To respond poorly.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To respond (oneself) in an inappropriate method: the kids misbehaved themselves at dinner.
  • verb:
    • to behave or respond in an inappropriate, inappropriate, incorrect, or unforeseen manner.
    • To behave ill; to perform an individual's self incorrectly; -- usually used with a reciprocal pronoun.
    • behave poorly
  • others:
    • To act sick; conduct an individual's self improperly or indecorously.
    • To conduct (one's self) ill: with all the reflexive pronouns: since, he misbehaved himself.

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