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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 com·port /kəmˈport, ˈpɔrt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·port v. i. [imp. & p. p. Comported; p. pr. & vb. n. Comporting.]
 1. To bear or endure; to put up (with); as, to comport with an injury. [Obs.]
 2. To agree; to accord; to suit; -- sometimes followed by with.
    How ill this dullness doth comport with greatness.   --Beau. & Fl.
    How their behavior herein comported with the institution.   --Locke.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·port v. t.
 1. To bear; to endure; to brook; to put with. [Obs.]
 The malcontented sort
 That never can the present state comport.   --Daniel.
 2. To carry; to conduct; -- with a reflexive pronoun.
    Observe how Lord Somers . . . comported himself.   --Burke.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·port n.  Manner of acting; behavior; conduct; deportment. [Obs.]
    I knew them well, and marked their rude comport.   --Dryden.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: behave well or properly; "The children must learn to behave"
           [syn: behave] [ant: misbehave]
      2: behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he
         bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves
         well during these difficult times" [syn: behave, acquit,
          bear, deport, conduct, carry]