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be·com·ing

 (bĭ-kŭm′ĭng)
adj.
1. Appropriate, suitable, or proper.
2. Pleasing or attractive to the eye.

be·com′ing·ly adv.
be·com′ing·ness n.
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becoming

(bɪˈkʌmɪŋ)
adj
suitable; appropriate
n
1. any process of change
2. (Philosophy) (in the philosophy of Aristotle) any change from the lower level of potentiality to the higher level of actuality
beˈcomingly adv
beˈcomingness n
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be•com•ing

(bɪˈkʌm ɪŋ)

adj.
1. tending to give a pleasing effect or attractive appearance: a becoming hairdo.
2. suitable; proper.
n.
3. any process of change.
[1555–65]
be•com′ing•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.becoming - according with custom or propriety; "her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
proper - marked by suitability or rightness or appropriateness; "proper medical treatment"; "proper manners"
2.becoming - displaying or setting off to best advantagebecoming - displaying or setting off to best advantage; "a becoming new shade of rose"; "a becoming portrait"
flattering - showing or representing to advantage; "a flattering color"
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becoming

adjective
1. flattering, pretty, attractive, enhancing, elegant, neat, stylish, graceful, tasteful, well-chosen, comely Softer fabrics are much more becoming than stiffer ones.
flattering ugly, unattractive, unflattering, unbecoming
2. appropriate, right, seemly, fitting, fit, correct, suitable, decent, proper, worthy, in keeping, compatible, befitting, decorous, comme il faut (French), congruous, meet (archaic) This behaviour is not becoming among our politicians.
appropriate inappropriate, unfit, unsuitable, improper, unworthy
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becoming

adjective
1. Suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or place:
3. Pleasingly suited to the wearer:
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Translations
مُناسِب، مُلائِم، لائِق
hezkýslušivý
klædelig
illõ: vkihez illõ
klæîilegur
slušivý

becoming

(o.f.) [bɪˈkʌmɪŋ] ADJ
1. (= fetching) [clothes, hairstyle, hat] → favorecedor, sentador (LAm)
that dress is very becomingese vestido es muy favorecedorese vestido te sienta muy bien
2. (= suitable) [conduct, language] → apropiado
it is not becoming for young ladies to speak like thatno es apropiado que las señoritas hablen así, no es propio de señoritas hablar así
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

becoming

[bɪˈkʌmɪŋ] adj
(= seemly) [behaviour] → convenable, bienséant(e)
(= flattering) [clothes] → seyant(e)
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becoming

adj
(= suitable, fitting)schicklich; it’s not becoming (for a lady) to sit like thates schickt sich (für eine Dame) nicht, so zu sitzen
(= flattering)vorteilhaft, kleidsam; that dress is very becomingdas Kleid steht ihr/dir etc sehr gut
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becoming

[bɪˈkʌmɪŋ] adj (frm) (clothes) → grazioso/a, che dona; (behaviour, language) → adatto/a, che si addice alla situazione
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become

(biˈkam) past tense became (biˈkeim) : past participle beˈcome verb
1. to come or grow to be. Her coat has become badly torn; She has become even more beautiful.
2. to qualify or take a job as. She became a doctor.
3. (with of) to happen to. What became of her son?
4. to suit. That dress really becomes her.
beˈcoming adjective
attractive. a very becoming dress.
beˈcomingly adverb
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becoming

a. apropiado-a, conveniente, que sienta o cae bien.
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