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become is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
become

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

Plain form
become

Third person singular
becomes

Simple past
became

Past participle
become

Present participle
becoming

 
ice becoming water
  1. (linking) If   becomes  , it changes into   or changes to be more  .
    The boy has become a man.
    After she explained the ideas, they became clear.
  2. (transitive); (never progressive); (formal) If something becomes someone, it suits them or looks good on them.
    Nice hat! It really becomes you.
  3. The past participle of become.

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