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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v.- Past tense of "become.".

Usage examples (40)
  • Asked how he became a Navy hero: "It was involuntary. They sank my boat."
  • Verb (used without object) : He became tired
  • Verb (used with object) : That gown becomes you. ,conduct that becomes an officer
  • Every shadow became something more than a shadow, —became an ambush; every rustle became a threat. for more
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