Deportment is defined as how a person acts and presents himself in public.
An example of deportment is being kind to strangers.
the manner of conducting or bearing oneself; behavior; demeanor
Origin of deportmentOld French deportement: see deport
A manner of personal conduct; behavior. See Synonyms at behavior.
- bearing; manner of presenting oneself:
- conduct; public behavior:
- apparent level of schooling or training:
From French déportement