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Meaning & Definition of Becoming in English

English

Becoming

/bɪkəmɪŋ/

adjective

1. According with custom or propriety

  • "Her becoming modesty"
  • "Comely behavior"
  • "It is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"
  • "A decent burial"
  • "Seemly behavior"
    synonym:
  • becoming
  • ,
  • comely
  • ,
  • comme il faut
  • ,
  • decent
  • ,
  • decorous
  • ,
  • seemly

2. Displaying or setting off to best advantage

  • "A becoming new shade of rose"
  • "A becoming portrait"
    synonym:
  • becoming

Examples of using

The need for more foreign language teachers here is becoming urgent.
Mary presented a provocative thesis: "Slang is becoming the new English."
I'm becoming forgetful.