Sentence examples for became from high-quality English sources.

  • Vilnius once again became its capital.

  • Sonic's smooth blue fur became a darker shade of blue, and his eyes became green to contrast with his skin.

  • The young developer, whose name became synonymous with flamboyant wealth and glittering extravagance, became extremely wealthy throughout the 1980's.

  • Polka-dotted clowns squirting water and fashioning balloon animals became a staple of children’s parties, and the modern clown became associated with childish comedy rather than theatre.

Use became in a sentence.

  • Rivera and his followers used red colours and became the Colorado…

  • Santa Fe became the capital of the Territory of New Mexico in 1851.

  • Later that year Taskin, a Siamese general, ousted the Burmese and became king.

  • In 1990 Namibia became independent and Nujoma became its first president.

  • After Belgium became independent (1830), the city expanded and became a major industrial centre.

  • The trade eventually became obligatory and hereditary, and the baker became a kind of civil servant with limited freedom of action.

  • In 2001 Colin Powell became the first black U.S. secretary of state, and in 2008 Barack Obama became the first African American to be elected president of the United States.

  • Radio had an impact in Australia equal to that elsewhere; radio stations became a mark of urban status, and the Australian Broadcasting Commission became a major force in culture and journalism.

became sentence examples

  • According to the lawsuit, McDonald's saw a "startling decrease" in its number of black franchisees after 2015, when Steve Easterbrook became CEO and Chris Kempczinski became the head of the US business.

  • …other religions, as in the Finno-Ugric peoples who became Christians (see Finno-Ugric religion), Turkic peoples in Central Asia and Asia Minor who became Muslim, and Mongols who became Buddhists.

  • Corruption scandals that were never properly investigated or punished came and went; a savage, self-deceiving complacency became the ruling creed; a culture of cronyism became the norm, and backwardness became self-perpetuating.

  • With schoolchildren stuck at home his 30 minute fitness sessions, livestreamed from Wicks’ curiously pristine living room, became part of daily life for many families – although they became less regular after he was left needing surgery at the start of May after his hand became infected following an operation.


  • verb change

    - enter or assume a certain state or condition

    Example: He became annoyed when he heard the bad news

  • verb stative

    - undergo a change or development

  • verb stative

    - come into existence

  • verb stative

    - enhance the appearance of

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  • 1 sentence examples for became from New York Times
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  • 1 sentence examples for became from The Guardian
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