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  • verbevolve into
  • verbenhance

synonyms for became

  • come
  • develop into
  • grow into
  • turn into
  • convert
  • incline
  • mature
  • metamorphose
  • shift
  • wax
  • alter to
  • assume form of
  • be converted to
  • be reduced to
  • be reformed
  • be remodeled
  • be transformed into
  • change into
  • come to be
  • emerge as
  • eventually be
  • pass into
  • ripen into
  • turn out
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antonyms for became

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  • remain
  • stagnate
  • hurt
  • disagree
  • oppose
  • mar
  • decrease
  • withhold
  • refuse
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How to use became in a sentence

Suddenly, however, he became aware of a small black spot far ahead in the very middle of the unencumbered track.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The expatriated ex-rebels became alarmed by the non-receipt of the indemnity instalment and the news from their homes.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
These schools became affiliated Universities, but never equalled the Law University in importance.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
As his eye became accustomed to the gloom, David Arden saw traces of gilding on the walls.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
What course was taken to supply that assembly when any noble family became extinct?
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
The water suggested the fear that he must be nearing the open sea, and he became supernaturally grave.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Seen thus poverty became rather a blessing than a curse, or at least a dispensation prescribing the proper lot of man.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
To give him a party name, he became an anti-clerical, strictly in a political and lawful sense.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
W was a Watchman, and guarded the door; X was expensive, and so became poor.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
He passed through all the honors of the law, and in 1836 became lord chancellor.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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