Become in a sentence

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Definition of Become

  • To pass from one state to another; to enter into some state or condition, by a change from another state, or by assuming or receiving new properties or qualities, additional matter, or a new character.
  • To suit or be suitable to; to be congruous with; to befit; to accord with, in character or circumstances; to be worthy of, or proper for; to cause to appear well; -- said of persons and things.
  • enter or assume a certain state or condition
  • come into existence
  • undergo a change or development
  • enhance the appearance of

How to use become in a sentence. Become pronunciation.

She has become maid to a lady of degree, who has well befriended her.
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Or was it his life which had become so still?
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So did I become what thou findest me and dost believe me-a tyrant, in whose name a thousand do evil things of which I neither hear nor know.
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And for our handsom Persons, they become a Box at the Play, as well as a Pew in the Church.
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By Heaven it becomes you.
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I am apt to think, that very few of 'em have read Mr. Collier's 'View of the Stage'; if they had, they would there see the _Corruptions_ of the Plays set in so clear a Light, that one would believe, they should never after be Tempted to appear in a Place where _Lewdness_ and _Obscenity_ (not to mention other Immoralities) are so great a part of the Entertainment; a Place that is now become the _Common Rendezvouz_ of the most Lewd and Dissolute Persons; the _Exchange_, (if I may so call it) where they meet to carry on the _vilest_ and _worst_ of Practices.
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If members find this addition valuable, it will become a regular feature of the Reprints.
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I had become an officer of the government, but that was for mere sublimity.
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We strapped a couple of blankets on our shoulders and took an axe apiece and started-for we intended to take up a wood ranch or so ourselves and become wealthy.
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What has become of our sinewy and athletic fellow-citizens?
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His Wench was glad she was so rid of him; for being become Poor, and not able to supply her with Money, she was grown quite a weary of him; but not of her way of Living; For as soon as he was gone, she repairs again to the Old Bawd; and acquainted her how matters stood with her.
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It was long past midnight; he was reminded of his companions now sacrificing on the mountain, and addressed a long prayer "to the crown," "the invincible sun-god," "the great light," "the god begotten of the rock," and to many other names of Mithras; for since he had belonged to the mystics of this divinity, he had become a zealous devotee, and could fast too with extraordinary constancy.
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Impelled, no doubt, by gratitude for her deliverance, she becomes one of his followers, accompanying him thenceforward in all his wanderings faithfully till his death.
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I was going to tell you something; but you don't care what becomes of me.
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Perhaps this was the only possible issue of the difficulties in which they had all become involved; neither Louise nor her parents could be dealt with in the rational, peaceful way preferred by well-conditioned people.
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And with no less apprehension he decided at length to keep the secret, which might so easily become known hereafter, and would then have such disagreeable consequences.
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What will become of me?
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I want to know what's going to become of me.
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Not till after her actual marriage should the people at home know what had become of her.
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It is something to be able to read French; but if one has learned to speak French, the reading of a French book becomes infinitely more vivid.
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Examples of Become

Example #1
How do I know these things?
Example #2
Even from Jasper Kimber, who, on his return from London, was taken to his bed with fever.
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It seemed as if the world must be noiseless, for not a sound of the life in other parts of the Palace came to him, not an echo or vibration of the city which stirred beyond the great gateway.
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He flicked them aside with his handkerchief.
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Yet my justice was but darkness of purpose, the hidden terror to them all.
Example #6
Did I not deal justly?