Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (v) acquit, assoil, clear, discharge, exonerate, exculpate (pronounce not guilty of criminal charges) "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"
- S: (v) behave, acquit, bear, deport, conduct, comport, carry (behave in a certain manner) "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"
- direct troponym / full troponym
- S: (v) fluster (be flustered; behave in a confused manner)
- S: (v) assert, put forward (insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized) "Women should assert themselves more!"
- S: (v) deal (behave in a certain way towards others) "He deals fairly with his employees"
- S: (v) walk around (behave in a certain manner or have certain properties) "He walks around with his nose in the air"; "She walks around with this strange boyfriend"
- S: (v) pose, posture (behave affectedly or unnaturally in order to impress others) "Don't pay any attention to him--he is always posing to impress his peers!"; "She postured and made a total fool of herself"
- direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
- S: (v) hold, carry, bear (support or hold in a certain manner) "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
- S: (v) act, move (perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)) "think before you act"; "We must move quickly"; "The governor should act on the new energy bill"; "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"
- derivationally related form
- sentence frame