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See definition of becomingness on Dictionary.com
  • as infelicity
  • as inpropriety

synonyms for becomingness

  • applicability
  • aptness
  • suitability
  • correctness
  • decorum
  • legitimacy
  • morality
  • rectitude
  • respectability
  • suitability
  • accordance
  • advisability
  • agreeableness
  • appositeness
  • aptness
  • compatibility
  • concord
  • congruity
  • consonance
  • convenience
  • correspondence
  • expedience
  • fitness
  • harmony
  • justice
  • order
  • pleasantness
  • properness
  • rightness
  • seemliness
  • ethicality
  • meetness
  • recommendability
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How to use becomingness in a sentence

Changing a pattern the slightest sometimes makes a great deal of difference in its becomingness.
MAKE YOUR OWN HATSGENE ALLEN MARTIN
As he put on his new clothes he felt the moral support which the becomingness of dress alone can give.
INDIAN SUMMERWILLIAM D. HOWELLS
So often girls forget that the becomingness of a hat will depend on the way the hair is taken care of or dressed.
CLOTHING AND HEALTHHELEN KINNE
Much as she disliked the idea of Blue Bonnet's putting up her hair, she could not deny the becomingness of it.
BLUE BONNET IN BOSTONCAROLINE E. JACOBS
I am not speaking of becomingness and grace; I am speaking of health and conservation of force.
THE EDUCATION OF AMERICAN GIRLSANNA CALLENDER BRACKETT
Their beauty, their becomingness, their comfort, actually colored her days.
THE HEART OF RACHAELKATHLEEN NORRIS
Ladies dress elegantly, and in any manner, or color, that fancy or becomingness may dictate.
SOCIAL LIFEMAUD C. COOKE
The becomingness of Cecilia's gray, or rather white, hair struck me more than any other change in her.
RECORDS OF LATER LIFEFRANCES ANN KEMBLE
Mr. Dinsmore assigned Mildred the seat of honor at his right hand, and complimented her on the becomingness of her attire.
MILDRED AT ROSELANDSMARTHA FINLEY
The Japanese robe of "midnight blue," embroidered in yellows, heightened the impression of vigorous health by its becomingness.
VOCAL MASTERYHARRIETTE BROWER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BECOMINGNESS

  • applicability
  • aptness
  • becomingness
  • suitability
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.