1. (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people

Similar word(s): behavior, behaviour, conduct, demeanor, demeanour

Definition categories: attribute, trait

Sentences with deportment as a noun:

- Her deportment impressed her interviewers.

- Their deportment changed visibly as the policeman approached.

- His academic deportment did not match his degree record.

- The nun's deportment reflected her vocation.