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English definition of “become”

become

verb  /bɪˈkʌm/ (past tense became  /bɪˈkeɪm/, past participle become) us  

become verb (BE)

[L] to start to be: He became a US citizen in 1955. The days are becoming shorter. It’s becoming obvious that Dorothy doesn’t like me.

become verb (SUIT)

[T] to cause someone to look attractive, or to be suitable for someone: That color really becomes you.
(Definition of become from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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