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    conduct - Dictionary definition and meaning for word conduct

    Definition
    (noun) manner of acting or controlling yourself
    Synonyms : behavior , behaviour , doings
    Definition
    (noun) (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people Definition
    (verb) direct the course of; manage or control
    Synonyms : carry on , deal
    Example Sentence
    • You cannot conduct business like this
    Definition
    (verb) lead, as in the performance of a composition
    Synonyms : direct , lead
    Example Sentence
    • conduct an orchestra; Barenboim conducted the Chicago symphony for years
    Definition
    (verb) behave in a certain manner
    Synonyms : acquit , bear , behave , carry , comport , deport
    Example Sentence
    • She carried herself well
    • he bore himself with dignity
    • They conducted themselves well during these difficult times
    Definition
    (verb) take somebody somewhere
    Synonyms : direct , guide , lead , take
    Example Sentence
    • We lead him to our chief
    • can you take me to the main entrance?
    • He conducted us to the palace
    Definition
    (verb) transmit or serve as the medium for transmission
    Synonyms : carry , channel , convey , impart , transmit
    Example Sentence
    • Sound carries well over water
    • The airwaves carry the sound
    • Many metals conduct heat
    Definition
    (verb) lead musicians in the performance of
    Example Sentence
    • Bernstein conducted Mahler like no other conductor
    • she cannot conduct modern pieces
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