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misbehave

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of misbehave

  1. to behave badly scolded the children for misbehaving and sent them to bed early Synonyms act out, act up, carry on Related Words misconduct; disobey, rebel; clown (around), cut up, fool around, horse around, kid (around); show off; roughhouse Phrases raise Cain (or raise hell), run riot Near Antonyms obey; acquit, act, bear, comport, conduct, demean, deport, quit; comply, conform; check, collect, compose, constrain, contain, control, curb, handle, inhibit, move, quiet, repress, restrain


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