Become - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- undergo a change or development (syn: turn)
- come into existence
What becomes has duration
Mourning becomes Electra
Although I've known him for years, we didn't become close friends until recently.
She won the election, becoming the first woman to be President of the nation.
The book has become quite popular.
We became interested in the property last year.
The crackers had become stale.
It eventually became clear that he had lied.
This kind of behavior hardly becomes a person of your age and position.
He became an interpreter.
It became stuffy.
I don't know what will become of the boy if he keeps failing his examinations.
It doesn't become you to speak like that.
This dress becomes you well.
George became King at the age of 54.
Pollution from cars has become a major problem.
The weather became warmer.
present participle: becoming
past tense: became
past participle: become