Meaning of “misbehave” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “misbehave” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"misbehave" in American English

See all translations

misbehaveverb [ I ]

us /ˌmɪs·bɪˈheɪv/

to behave badly:

There will always be some kids who misbehave.
noun [ U ] Cdn Br misbehaviour us /ˌmɪs·bɪˈheɪ·vjər/

You can be suspended from school for that sort of misbehavior.

(Definition of “misbehave” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)