Adjective "becoming" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/bɪˈkʌmɪŋ/

Definitions and examples

adjective

(of clothing) looking good on someone.
  1. 'She did always wear a becoming light blue dress that seemed to be tailor made down to the seams.'
  2. 'do not talk too much to your cousins, it's not becoming'

Definitions

1. that suits or gives a pleasing effect or attractive appearance, as to a person or thing: a becoming dress; a becoming hairdo.

2. suitable; appropriate; proper: a becoming sentiment. noun

3. any process of change.

4. Aristotelianism. any change involving realization of potentialities, as a movement from the lower level of potentiality to the higher level of actuality.

More examples(as adjective)

"hoods can be becoming in/at/on ways."

"dates can be becoming in/at/on times."

"cheatings can be becoming in/at/on ways."

"associations can be becoming in senses."

"laws can be becoming."

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