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1. behavior

noun. ['bɪˈheɪvjɝ'] manner of acting or controlling yourself.

Synonyms

  • aggression
  • dirty tricks
  • behaviour
  • offense
  • discourtesy
  • the way of the world
  • bohemianism
  • activity
  • dirty pool
  • offensive activity
  • the ways of the world
  • doings
  • easiness
  • conduct

Antonyms

  • informality
  • formality
  • courtesy
  • discourtesy

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Words that Rhyme with Behavior Therapy

  • immunotherapy
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  • psychotherapy
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Example sentences of the word behavior-therapy


1. Noun Phrase
Psychologists use different techniques, including counseling and behavior therapy, to help patients and loved ones.

2. behavior

noun. ['bɪˈheɪvjɝ'] (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people.

Synonyms

  • improperness
  • behaviour
  • demeanour
  • deportment
  • personal manner
  • manners
  • correctitude
  • propriety
  • demeanor
  • properness
  • swashbuckling
  • impropriety
  • citizenship
  • trait
  • conduct

Antonyms

  • propriety
  • properness
  • impropriety
  • decorousness

3. behavior

noun. ['bɪˈheɪvjɝ'] the action or reaction of something (as a machine or substance) under specified circumstances.

Synonyms

  • activity
  • action
  • activeness

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • correctness
  • indecency

4. behavior

noun. ['bɪˈheɪvjɝ'] (psychology) the aggregate of the responses or reactions or movements made by an organism in any situation.

Synonyms

  • territoriality
  • behaviour

Antonyms

  • decency
  • decorum
  • appropriateness

5. therapy

noun. ['ˈθɛrəpi'] (medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.).

Synonyms

  • iontophoresis
  • refrigeration
  • physical therapy
  • herbal therapy
  • radiotherapy
  • EMDA
  • medication
  • phytotherapy
  • medical care
  • actinotherapy
  • medical aid
  • radiation
  • thrombolytic therapy
  • electrical healing
  • infrared therapy
  • electric healing
  • inflation therapy
  • psychotherapy
  • occupational therapy
  • correction
  • hormone-replacement therapy
  • shock therapy
  • chemotherapy
  • botanical medicine
  • aromatherapy
  • megavitamin therapy
  • galvanism
  • radiation therapy
  • iontotherapy
  • ionic medication
  • physiotherapy
  • immunotherapy
  • HRT
  • heliotherapy
  • hormone replacement therapy
  • shock treatment
  • electromotive drug administration
  • speech therapy
  • irradiation
  • electrotherapy
  • insolation
  • thermotherapy

Antonyms

  • over-the-counter medicine
  • over-the-counter drug
  • prescription drug
  • homeopathy

Etymology

  • θεραπεία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • θεραπεύω (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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