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Correct spelling: becoming

Definition of becoming:

  1. Suitable; befitting; graceful.

Common misspellings for becoming:

beconing, becomming, becomining, becommin.

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Examples of usage for becoming:

  1. That is becoming in dress which suits the complexion, figure, and other qualities of the wearer, so as to produce on the whole a pleasing effect. That is decent which does not offend modesty or propriety. That is suitable which is adapted to the age, station, situation, and other circumstances of the wearer; coarse, heavy boots are suitable for farm- work; a juvenile style of dress is not suitable for an old lady. In conduct much the same rules apply. The dignity and gravity of a patriarch would not be becoming to a child; at a funeral lively, cheery sociability would not be decorous, while noisy hilarity would not be decent; sumptuous display would not be suitable for a poor person. Fit is a compendious term for whatever fits the person, time, place, occasion, etc.; as, a fit person; a fit abode; a fit place. Fitting, or befitting, is somewhat more elegant, implying a nicer adaptation. Meet, a somewhat archaic word, expresses a moral fitness; as, meet for heaven. Compare BEAUTIFUL. –  by
  2. She was becoming quite lost to herself. – The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols by William Black
  3. It is becoming quite common now. – The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols by William Black

Quotes for becoming:

  1. In terms of writing about horses, I fell backwards into that. I was intent on getting a Ph. D., becoming a professor, and writing on history but I got sick 14 years ago when I was 19. Getting sick derailed that plan completely.
  2. I mean, all alternative comedy is are comedians that have being doing it for so long, for so long, that they were relaxed enough to start becoming personal on stage.
  3. Modern travelling is not travelling at all; it is merely being sent to a place, and very little different from becoming a parcel.
  4. You grow up in a Sicilian household, becoming an actor is not a big leap.
  5. I'm becoming a frustrated director, I think, in an actor's body.
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