What does becoming mean?

Definitions for becoming
bɪˈkʌm ɪŋbe·com·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word becoming.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. becoming, comely, comme il faut, decent, decorous, seemlyadjective

    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"

  2. becomingadjective

    displaying or setting off to best advantage

    "a becoming new shade of rose"; "a becoming portrait"

Wiktionary

  1. becomingnoun

    The act or process in which something becomes.

  2. becomingadjective

    pleasingly suitable to the particular person involved.

  3. becomingadjective

    decent, respectable

Webster Dictionary

  1. Becoming

    of Become

  2. Becomingadjective

    appropriate or fit; congruous; suitable; graceful; befitting

  3. Becomingnoun

    that which is becoming or appropriate

Freebase

  1. Becoming

    "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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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'becoming' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1435

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'becoming' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2458

How to pronounce becoming?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of becoming in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of becoming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of becoming in a Sentence

  1. Rashad Robinson:

    Race issues have been more present over the past year for this country. We've seen, since Ferguson, issues that have been bubbling up in communities becoming much more present.

  2. FC Kibler:

    Dissatisfaction of who you are today is the first step of becoming who you want to be tomorrow.

  3. Alex Azar:

    This is exceptionally harmful to our children, an entire generation of children risk becoming addicted to nicotine because of the attractiveness ... and availability of these vaping products.

  4. Lawrence Jones:

    The speakers that go out here and crush it end up becoming the next leaders of the movement, and they're looking for that right now, there's a hunger for that next leader.

  5. Kurt Brunner:

    It's becoming more of the collective thought that the Fed can wait because you really don't see any blistering growth.

Images & Illustrations of becoming

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