Bedeutung von “behave” im Essential American English Dictionary

behave

verb us /bɪˈheɪv/ present participle behaving, past tense and past participle behaved

B1 to do or say things in a particular way:

He behaved very badly.
You’re behaving like a child!
behave yourself

B1 to be polite and not make a situation difficult:

Did the children behave themselves?

(Definition von “behave” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)