- n manner of acting or controlling yourself
- n (behavioral attributes) the way a person behaves toward other people
- v direct the course of; manage or control
You cannot conduct business like this
- v lead, as in the performance of a composition; Barenboim conducted the Chicago symphony for years"
conduct an orchestra
- v behave in a certain manner
They conducted themselves well during these difficult times
- v take somebody somewhere
He conducted us to the palace
- v transmit or serve as the medium for transmission
Many metals conduct heat
- v lead musicians in the performance of
Bernstein conducted Mahler like no other conductor
she cannot conduct modern pieces
- Barack Obama in Belleville News Democrat
...meeting Wednesday morning at the White House, emerging into the Rose Garden a couple of hours later to say, "The conduct represented in the recently published article does not meet the standard that should be set by a commanding general....
- Hillary Rodham Clinton in Spero News
In her address, Clinton said that Chinese authorities should "conduct a thorough investigation of the cyber intrusions" against Google, adding, "We also look for that investigation and its results to be transparent."
- John McCain in Christian Science Monitor
Yesterday, Senator Ted Stevens was found guilty of corruption,McCain said in a statement. "It is a sign of the health of our democracy that the people continue to hold their representatives to account for improper or illegal conduct, but...