Definition Of misbehave
(of a person, especially a child) fail to conduct oneself in a way that is acceptable to others; behave badly.
We have Christmas parties and days out, and it is nice not to be embarrassed when your child misbehaves or is acting badly.
Example Of misbehave
A bug in AIM's URL handler means that the function misbehaves when it receives very long messages.
After having asked the children twice to stop misbehaving he decided to take them back to school.
Audience members make dumb choices, computer screens misbehave and the two deliver gently encouraging corrections with perfect old-school timing.
Concerned community members met on Wednesday night to find a way to address the growing problem of vandalism and teenagers misbehaving in the town.
However, if a service starts misbehaving , it can be flagged as either WARNING, ERROR or CRITICAL.