Synonyms of become in English:

become


See definition of become

verb

1‘she became rich’

SYNONYMS

come to be, get to be, turn out to be, grow, get, turn

literary wax

2‘he became Foreign Secretary’

SYNONYMS

be appointed as, be assigned as, be nominated, be elected as, be made

be transformed into, be converted into, change into, turn into, transform into

3‘the dress becomes her’

SYNONYMS

suit, flatter, look good on, look right on

set off, show to advantage, enhance, go well with

embellish, ornament, grace

informal do something for

4‘it ill becomes him to preach the gospel’

SYNONYMS

befit, behove, suit, be suitable to, be fitting to


Phrases

    become of

      ‘I asked Harry what had become of the old gang’

      SYNONYMS

      happen to, be the fate of, be the lot of, overtake, be visited on

      literary

      befall, betide

      become