Synonyms for become

Synonyms for (verb) become

Synonyms: become, go, get

Definition: enter or assume a certain state or condition

Usage: He became annoyed when he heard the bad news; It must be getting more serious; her face went red with anger; She went into ecstasy; Get going!

Similar words: turn, change state

Definition: undergo a transformation or a change of position or action

Usage: We turned from Socialism to Capitalism; The people turned against the President when he stole the election


Synonyms: become, turn

Definition: undergo a change or development

Usage: The water turned into ice; Her former friend became her worst enemy; He turned traitor

Similar words: transform, transmute, metamorphose

Definition: change in outward structure or looks

Usage: He transformed into a monster; The salesman metamorphosed into an ugly beetle


Synonyms: become, suit

Definition: enhance the appearance of

Usage: Mourning becomes Electra; This behavior doesn't suit you!

Similar words: embellish, fancify, prettify, beautify

Definition: make more beautiful