noun hav·ior \ˈhāvyə(r)\

Definition of havior



chiefly dialectal

  1. :  behavior

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Origin and Etymology of havior

Middle English haviour possession, alteration of havour, alteration (influenced by Middle English haven to have) of aver, avoir, from Middle French aveir, avoir, from Old French, from aveir, avoir, verb, to have, from Latin habēre — more at give

First Known Use: 1504

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a trip made at another's expense

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