Related formsbe·com·ing·ly, adverbbe·com·ing·ness, nounwell-be·com·ing, adjective
Definition for becoming (2 of 2)
verb (used without object), be·came, be·come, be·com·ing.
verb (used with object), be·came, be·come, be·com·ing.
Examples from the Web for becoming
They are becoming more aware of what eating disorders are and what they look like.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Eventually, she did—more or less—reinventing herself as Nicki Minaj and becoming a platinum-selling hip-hop superstar.
When it comes to the increasing number of rape allegations leveled at Bill Cosby, the smoke is becoming impenetrable.Butts, Brawls, and Bill Cosby: The Biggest Celebrity Scandals of 2014 |Kevin Fallon|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So why did the God of the Hebrew people choose such a scandalous setting for becoming human?
Was I becoming a ones-and-zeros, bits-and-bytes version of my mother?
Becoming impatient of this delay, Madame Nelson pressed them for an explanation.
She had never owned anything so fine, and certainly it was most becoming.A Little Girl in Old Washington|Amanda M. Douglas
This accounted for it becoming so instantaneously invisible.The Funny Side of Physic|A. D. Crabtre
The world, having tried everything else, is becoming convinced that no Golden Rule alone will be the savior.Modern Religious Cults and Movements|Gaius Glenn Atkins
It does not rob his joy of one rapture, but it keeps it from becoming careless.The Expositor's Bible: The Psalms, Vol. 2|Alexander Maclaren
British Dictionary definitions for becoming (1 of 2)
Derived Formsbecomingly, adverbbecomingness, noun
British Dictionary definitions for becoming (2 of 2)
verb -comes, -coming, -came or -come (mainly intr)
Word Origin for become
Idioms and Phrases with becoming
In addition to the idiom beginning with become
- become of
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