become meaning

EN[bɪˈkʌm] [bəˈkʌm] [bɪˈkʊm] [bəˈkʊm] [biˈkʌm] [-ʌm]

    Definition of become in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGbecomesPRbecomingPTbecamePTbecomedPREbe-SUF-ome
    1. VI OBS To arrive, come (to a place).
      1. (copulative) To come about; happen; come into being; arise.
        1. What became of him after he was let go? ‎
      2. (copulative) begin to be; turn into.
        1. She became a doctor when she was 25. ‎
        2. The weather will become cold after the sun goes down. ‎
      3. VT To be proper for; to befit.
        1. VT Of an adornment, piece of clothing etc.: to look attractive on (someone).
          1. That dress really becomes you. ‎
      4. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • In her straight-ahead photographs of storefronts, an arrangement of shoes or shrink-wrapped furniture becomes a vanitas still life.
          • Clinton and I became peripherally involved with a pair of Leckford Road girls who, principally sapphic in their interests, would arrange for sessions of group frolic. Christopher Hitchens, Hitch-22
          • When we oscillate between being for God and not for God we become unstable. James 4:8 tells us to purify our hearts when we are doubleminded.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Morphemes
          • Prefixes
            • Words by prefix
              • Words prefixed with be-
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Irregular verb forms
                • Irregular past participles
                • Participles
                  • Past participles
                  • Verb forms using redundant wikisyntax
                  • Copulative verbs
                    • Intransitive verbs
                      • Transitive verbs
                        • Verbs by inflection type
                          • Irregular verbs
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                      1. en becomes
                      2. en becomer
                      3. en becomed
                      4. en becomers
                      5. en becomest
                      Source: Wiktionary
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                      Meaning of become for the defined word.

                      Grammatically, this word "become" is a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form, a copulative verb, an intransitive verb, a transitive verb and a verbs by inflection type.
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                      Definiteness: Level 9
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