Translation of "become" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ L ] (BE) 成为 uk us /bɪˈkʌm/ (became, become)

to start to be

I was becoming increasingly suspicious of his motives. 我越来越怀疑他的动机。
It was becoming cold, so we lit the fire. 天气越来越冷了,所以我们就燃起了火。
After giving up smoking, he became fat and irritable. 戒烟后,他发福了,而且老爱发火。
Margaret Thatcher became Britain's first woman prime minister in 1979. 玛格丽特·撒切尔于1979年成为英国第一位女首相。
He has just become a father. 他刚刚当上爸爸。

(Translation of “become verb (BE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)