Demeanor meaning

dĭ-mēnər
Outward behavior; conduct; deportment.
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The way in which a person behaves; deportment.
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The social, non-verbal behaviours (such as body language and facial expressions) that are characteristic of a person.

The man's demeanor made others suspicious of his intentions.

A confident demeanor is crucial for persuading others.

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Demeanor is defined as the way a person behaves.

An example of demeanor is someone being peaceful.

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Origin of demeanor

  • From Middle English demenen, demeinen, from Anglo-Norman demener, from Old French demener, from de- + mener (“to conduct, lead”) + -or, from Latin *mināre (“to drive”) and Latin minārī (“to threaten”).

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