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also: prét became
also: pp become
British English: /bɪˈkʌm/
American English: /bəˈkəm/

Translation of become in French:

transitive verb

  • (colour, dress, style)
    aller bien à
    (attitude, modesty)
    convenir à

intransitive verb

  • 1 (grow to be) to become famous/fat/fashionable
    devenir célèbre/gros/à la mode
    to become law
    devenir loi
    to become ill to become aware
    se rendre compte
  • 2 (achieve position) to become queen/a doctor
    devenir reine/médecin

impersonal verb

  • what has become of your brother?
    qu'est-ce que ton frère est devenu?
    what has become of those photos?
    où sont passées ces photos?
    it ill-becomes you to criticize
    cela vous va mal de critiquer

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