become, go, get(verb)
enter or assume a certain state or condition
"He became annoyed when he heard the bad news"; "It must be getting more serious"; "her face went red with anger"; "She went into ecstasy"; "Get going!"
undergo a change or development
"The water turned into ice"; "Her former friend became her worst enemy"; "He turned traitor"
come into existence
"What becomes has duration"
enhance the appearance of
"Mourning becomes Electra"; "This behavior doesn't suit you!"
To arrive, come (to a place).
To begin to be; to come to be; to turn into.
To look attractive on, be suitable for.
That dress really becomes you.
Origin: becuman, from . Cognate with German bekommen, Dutch bekomen.
to pass from one state to another; to enter into some state or condition, by a change from another state, or by assuming or receiving new properties or qualities, additional matter, or a new character
to come; to get
to suit or be suitable to; to be congruous with; to befit; to accord with, in character or circumstances; to be worthy of, or proper for; to cause to appear well; -- said of persons and things
Become is the first studio album by Swedish progressive metal band Seventh Wonder. It consists of nine tracks; however, the ninth track is unlisted and untitled.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
be-kum′, v.i. to pass from one state to another: to come to be: to be the fate or end of (followed by of).—v.t. to suit or befit, to grace or adorn fittingly (with dat. object):—pa.t. becāme′; pa.p. become′.—adj. Becom′ing, suitable to: graceful.—adv. Becom′ingly.—n. Becom′ingness. [A.S. becuman. See Come.]
Become is a search engine focused solely on shopping. Become offers various views and filtering criteria to allow users to more easily shop locally or all over the web.
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Rank popularity for the word 'become' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #274
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'become' in Written Corpus Frequency: #758
Rank popularity for the word 'become' in Verbs Frequency: #28
The numerical value of become in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of become in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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- أصبح, صارArabic
- станавіцца, стацьBelarusian
- случвам се, приличам, отивам, ставам, подхождамBulgarian
- esdevenir, escaureCatalan, Valencian
- passe, bliveDanish
- werden, stehenGerman
- llegar a ser, [[quedar]] [[bien]], convertir, volver, hacerSpanish
- wurdeWestern Frisian
- fàsScottish Gaelic
- बनना, हो जानाHindi
- դառնալ, սազելArmenian
- なる, 成るJapanese
- kle, bliNorwegian
- hóósįįdNavajo, Navaho
- zostać, zostawaćPolish
- становиться, идти, стать, сталиRussian
- постати, postati, priličitiSerbo-Croatian
- bli, klä, passaSwedish
- ставати, статиUkrainian
- ہو جاناUrdu
- trở thành, trở nênVietnamese
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