- The definition of well-behaved is someone who acts in a manner considered acceptable or proper or in accordance with the rules.
An example of well-behaved is a child who listens to his parents and does what he is told.
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well-behaved - Computer Definition
Refers to programs that do not deviate from a standard. A program that is not well-behaved (ill-behaved) typically bypasses the operating system or some other control program and accesses the hardware directly in order to improve performance.
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