Idiomsverbjump to other results
NAmE//bɪˈhuv//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they behoove he / she / it behooves past simple behooved -ing form behooving
it is right or necessary for someone to do something It behooves us to study these findings carefully. It ill behooves her to (= she should not) criticize her colleagues.
it behooves somebody to do something (formal)jump to other results