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become

verb

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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

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The first known use of become was before the 12th century

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“Become.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/become. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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