(BrE) (AmE behavior) noun
exemplary, good

He had his jail term cut for good behaviour.

bizarre, strange, suspicious

a report of suspicious behaviour

antisocial, bad, inappropriate, unacceptable, undesirable
addictive, delinquent, deviant, problem

Teachers can't always respond effectively to problem behaviour.

abusive, aggressive, criminal, disruptive, violent
high-risk, impulsive, risk-taking, risky, self-destructive, suicidal
adolescent, animal, human, sexual, social

the study of human behavior

courtship, maternal, mating, parental, parenting, territorial

Some birds display courtship behavior throughout the year.

affect, control, influence, regulate, shape

Parents can influence the behaviour of their children.

alter, change, modify
display, exhibit, show

Animals in zoos often display disturbed behaviour.

analyse/analyze, examine, observe, study

I know you were upset, but that doesn't excuse your behaviour.

mimic, model

People often mimic the behaviour of their peers.

reinforce, reward

Parents should reinforce good behaviour.

issues, problem
disorder, therapy (both esp. AmE)
behaviour towards/toward

his behaviour towards/toward his parents

behaviour and attitudes

a new study looking at the behaviour and attitudes of young men

be on your best behaviour (= to behave very well in order to impress sb)
a code of behaviour
a pattern of behaviour
standards of behaviour

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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