De·mean·or n. [Written also demeanour.]
1. Management; treatment; conduct. [Obs.]
God commits the managing so great a trust . . . wholly to the demeanor of every grown man. --Milton.
2. Behavior; deportment; carriage; bearing; mien.
His demeanor was singularly pleasing. --Macaulay.
The men, as usual, liked her artless kindness and simple refined demeanor. --Thackeray.
n : (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward
other people [syn: demeanor, behavior, behaviour, conduct,