becoming, comely, comme il faut, decent, decorous, seemly(adj)
according with custom or propriety
"her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
displaying or setting off to best advantage
"a becoming new shade of rose"; "a becoming portrait"
The act or process in which something becomes.
pleasingly suitable to the particular person involved.
appropriate or fit; congruous; suitable; graceful; befitting
that which is becoming or appropriate
"Becoming" is a song by American heavy metal group Pantera from their album Far Beyond Driven. It was released as a 2-track promotional-only vinyl 12", with "5 Minutes Alone" as its B-side. The song features a unique guitar riff by Dimebag Darrell which involves a DigiTech Whammy pedal as well as extensive double bass drumming from Vinnie Paul. It also uses an unusual guitar tuning, simultaneously mixing dropped-D and Eb tuning.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'becoming' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1435
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'becoming' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2458
The numerical value of becoming in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of becoming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The fear of becoming a 'has-been' keeps some people from becoming anything.
I don’t think Israel’s becoming more religious, I think its politics is becoming more religious. There’s a difference.
It is the excitement of becoming - always becoming, trying, probing, falling, resting, and trying again- but always trying and always gaining...
People are becoming more aware of the fact that airfares are just becoming indecipherable, at a certain point the patience of the American public starts to wear thin.
Their effort here is to be celebrating because the United States is moving towards becoming, the whites becoming a minority, a majority-minority within the country according to what their plan is.
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