Definitions of Became

  1. imp. of Become.
  2. of Become
  3. Pa. t. of BECOME.
  4. Of to become.
  5. Imp. of BECOME, v.
  6. See become.

Quotes of Became

  1. I can tell you, dearest friend, that if it became known how much friendship, love and a world of human and spiritual references I have smuggled into these three movements, the adherents of programme music- should there be any left- would go mad with joy. – Alban Berg
  2. So for twelve miles I rode with Sherman, and we became fast friends. He asked me all manner of questions on the way, and I found that he knew my father well, and remembered his tragic death in Salt Creek Valley. – Buffalo Bill
  3. I became and remain, my characters' close and intent watcher: their director, never. Their creator I cannot feel that I was, or am. – Elizabeth Bowen
  4. I reluctantly left the series because a) my age. I'm 68 tomorrow and time is very precious for me to spend time at home with my family and especially with the grandchildren. They're aged 7 and 5. After three years I became homesick for my home. – Richard Briers
  5. I mean we grew up in a TB bus and I became a TB doctor. – Paul Farmer
  6. When I first arrived in Los Angeles I became a little bogged down in the whole success thing. Now I'm at a place in my life and career where I just want to work. It's what I do and it makes me very happy. – John Glover
  7. Making the City Of Joy gave me the best political education of my life. It became a wrestling match between an Englishman who had gradually ceased to be a Marxist, and a culture that was becoming more Marxist by the day. – Roland Joffe
  8. And, in nineteen seventy two Olympic Games I wasn't really going to be a star, and overnight I became a star. – Olga Korbut
  9. I had been here five years already, training very hard, learning about the systems, the shuttle, the station systems. But, everything really became real when I started to work with them. – Philippe Perrin
  10. I had to keep from laughing when a male relative of mine became concerned about how often I danced. – Cesar Romero
  11. I don't sell enough books to pay for the lawyers, however. And these various problems finally became too much. – Peter Sotos
  12. I wanted to write something from a child's viewpoint... Five of the characters I have played in movies have either been abused or became abusers, themselves, and I just kind of felt like there was a need. – Meg Tilly
  13. My main mission when I became Prime Minister, was to keep Singapore going and Singapore has been kept going. So, I'm happy with what I've done for Singapore. – Goh Chok Tong
  14. I was too heavy to be a jockey and too honest to be a producer, so I became a writer. – Leon Uris
  15. One other fact is significant: the domestic feasts and sacrifices of single families, which in David's time must still have been general, gradually declined and lost their importance as social circles widened and life became more public. – Julius Wellhausen

Usage examples for Became

  1. In 1473 Dr John Warkworth became Master. – The Care of Books by John Willis Clark
  2. But I did want to know what became of him. – King Arthur's Socks and Other Village Plays by Floyd Dell
  3. He laughed again, and then suddenly became serious. – The Truants by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  4. She became very quiet. – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason
  5. He had said that he did not care what became of him. – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  6. I wish I could find out what ever became of her. – The House of Torchy by Sewell Ford
  7. What became of Patches? – When A Man's A Man by Harold Bell Wright
  8. 14, 169. Was there always a settlement before the last payment of oil- money became due? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. The longer she thought about all this, the more unhappy she became – Shenac's Work at Home by Margaret Murray Robertson
  10. Her face became very grave, as she drew back from him. – Guy Rivers: A Tale of Georgia by William Gilmore Simms
  11. " Then, of course, its object became plain to me- as indeed to anyone. – Max Carrados by Ernest Bramah
  12. Her tone became more business- like. – The Glimpses of the Moon by Edith Wharton
  13. Derancourt became my friend. – The New Book Of Martyrs by Georges Duhamel
  14. Then she became grave again. – Petticoat Rule by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
  15. She became like one mad. – La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages by Jules Michelet
  16. Squint's voice became suddenly excited. – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  17. But he was ever ready to listen to me; and it became the first duty of my life to say to him, and read to him, what I knew he ought to hear. – Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  18. Five minutes went by- and the five became ten. – The Further Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard
  19. After his being seen by her, he became her husband, and she had a son by him. – The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, Mythologic and Allegoric, of the North American Indians by Henry R. Schoolcraft
  20. She became silent and after that only listened to the talk of the two young men. – The Heart of Canyon Pass by Thomas K. Holmes

Rhymes for Became