French translation of 'became'
past tense of verb
- of become
Example Sentences Including 'became'
His hands became heavily scratched, attracting hordes of flies to the lines of drying blood.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
The more he got into his teaching mode, the less marked his Scots accent became.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
She pushed him to do things which were at first exciting and then became increasingly more reckless.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
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- (= grow to be)
⇒ He became a famous writer.
Il est devenu un grand écrivain.to become part of [country, group]
- (= get)
to become fat
grossirto become thin
maigrirto become angry
se mettre en colèreto become stronger
s'intensifierto become interested
commencer à s'intéresserit became known that
on apprit que
what has become of (= happened to)
⇒ What has become of him?
⇒ What has become of them?
Qu'est-il advenu d'eux?,
Que sont-ils devenus?what will become of
⇒ What will become of me?
Que vais-je devenir?
Example Sentences Including 'become'
Zero tolerance had become a mantra, even with voters who had never come within a hundred kilometres of a violent crime.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
The meaningless patterns on the ice ceiling above were starting to become clear.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Sam waited for the cat to say something more, then realized that the growl had become a snore.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Translation of became from the Collins English to French Dictionary