comport Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “comport” in the English Dictionary

"comport" in British English

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uk   /kəmˈpɔːt/  us   /-ˈpɔːrt/

comport verb (BEHAVE)

comport yourself to ​behave in a ​particular way: She comported herself with ​greatdignity at her husband's ​funeral.

comport verb (BE SIMILAR)

[I] US formal If an ​idea or ​statement, etc. comports, it ​matches or is ​similar to something ​else: The ​findings of this ​research do not comport withacceptedtheory.
noun [U] uk   us   /-mənt/ formal
This ​scandalraises new ​questions about the president's ​private comportment.
(Definition of comport from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “comport”
in Chinese (Simplified) 举止, 行为举止, 表现…
in Chinese (Traditional) 舉止, 行為舉止, 表現…
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