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becoming

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbecomingbe‧com‧ing /bɪˈkʌmɪŋ/ adjective formal 🔊 🔊 1 BEAUTIFUL/GOOD-LOOKINGa piece of clothing, a hairstyle etc that is becoming makes you look attractive 🔊 Her short hairstyle is very becoming.2 SUITABLEwords or actions that are becoming are suitable for you or for the situation you are in 🔊 She received the praise with becoming modesty.becomingly adverb
Examples from the Corpus
becomingBad language is not at all becoming.Laura's hair is softer and more becoming.She had received the plaudits with becoming modesty, of course.
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