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become

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of become

  1. to eventually have as a state or quality <many people became sick with the flu> <with the arrival of autumn the days become crisper and breezier> Synonyms come, get, go, grow, run, turn, wax Related Words alter, change, metamorphose, modify, mutate, transfigure, transform, transmute Near Antonyms abide, be, continue, linger, remain, stay




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