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misbehaving

See definition of misbehaving on Dictionary.com
  • as inbad
  • as inelfin
  • as inerrant
  • as inmischievous

synonyms for misbehaving

  • wrong
  • disobedient
  • ill-behaved
  • naughty
  • unruly

antonyms for misbehaving

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  • good
  • obedient
  • well-behaved
  • virtuous
    • good
    • kind
    • nice
    • obedient
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    How to use misbehaving in a sentence

    To that end, lunar users would be well advised to build shared installations, such as landing and supply facilities, to function as carrots that can be withheld from misbehaving actors.
    LUNAR GOLD RUSH COULD CREATE CONFLICT ON THE GROUND IF WE DON’T ACT NOW—NEW RESEARCHTONY MILLIGANDECEMBER 10, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
    There was a period in the Obama administration when China would misbehave, they’d break a rule, they’d be too aggressive in an action.
    WILL COVID-19 SPARK A COLD WAR (OR WORSE) WITH CHINA? (EP. 414)STEPHEN J. DUBNERAPRIL 23, 2020FREAKONOMICS
    Therefore, there is every excuse for a well-designed and properly brought-up carburetor misbehaving itself in an aeroplane.
    AVIATION ENGINESVICTOR WILFRED PAG
    He had feared something worse, but he would almost rather hear of Barbara's misbehaving herself than not hear of her at all.
    LADY LILITHSTEPHEN MCKENNA
    He can't brush his hair, or tie his cravat, or settle his pantaloons, without misbehaving himself.
    THE LANDLEAGUERSANTHONY TROLLOPE
    And then with all their talking and all their ease who ever hears of their misbehaving?
    THE O'CONORS OF CASTLE CONORANTHONY TROLLOPE
    But I got to misbehaving, and got discharged from there before I was twenty-one.
    STEVE P. HOLCOMBE, THE CONVERTED GAMBLERREV. GROSS ALEXANDER
    The large room was very dim—the gasoline was misbehaving—and silent; she shivered with apprehension.
    THE CALIFORNIANSGERTRUDE FRANKLIN HORN ATHERTON
    There is an insensate wish in the human witness to have nature when she begins misbehaving do her worst.
    LONDON FILMSWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
    There can be no question about the punishment cell; no one who feels as well as I do has any excuse for not misbehaving himself.
    WITHIN PRISON WALLSTHOMAS MOTT OSBORNE
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    WORDS RELATED TO MISBEHAVING

    • disobedient
    • ill-behaved
    • misbehaving
    • naughty
    • unruly
    • wrong
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