- Becoming Be*com"ing, a.
Appropriate or fit; congruous; suitable; graceful; befitting.
A low and becoming tone. --Thackeray. [1913 Webster]
Such discourses as are becoming of them. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]
Syn: Seemly; comely; decorous; decent; proper. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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