De*mean"or (?), n. [Written also
demeanour.] [For demeanure, fr. demean. See
Demean, v. t.] 1.
Management; treatment; conduct. [Obs.]
God commits the managing so great a trust . . . wholly
to the demeanor of every grown man.
2. Behavior; deportment; carriage; bearing;
His demeanor was singularly
The men, as usual, liked her artless kindness and
simple refined demeanor.