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English verb: misdemean

1. misdemean (social) behave badly

SamplesThe children misbehaved all morning.

Synonymsmisbehave, misconduct

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)act, move

Narrower (hyponym)act up, carry on, fall from grace

Antonymscomport, behave

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