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deportment

de·port·ment

deportment

pronunciation:
dih port mnt
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part of speech: noun
definition: the way someone acts; behavior; demeanor.
synonyms:
behavior, comportment, conduct, demeanor, manner
similar words:
air, bearing, cast, mien
Word Parts
The word deportment contains the following parts:
-ment Latin noun-forming suffix that means act, process, or instance of
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The suffix -ment attaches to Latin verb roots (e.g., doc, reg, sed) or to English verbs of Latin origin to form nouns.