conduct oneself

Definition of conduct oneself

  1. :  to behave especially in a public or formal situation <The way you conduct yourself in an interview often determines whether or not you get the job.> <She conducted herself as a professional and earned the respect of her coworkers.> <I don't approve of the way he conducts himself.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  escort, guide

    :  the act, manner, or process of carrying on :  management

    :  a mode or standard of personal behavior especially as based on moral principles

  1. :  to bring by or as if by leading :  guide

    :  to lead from a position of command

    :  to direct or take part in the operation or management of

  1. :  one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self

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