Appropriate and Becoming


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Appropriate adjective – Meeting the requirements of a purpose or situation.
Usage example: I don't think jeans and a T-shirt are appropriate attire for a wedding

Becoming is a synonym for appropriate in suitable topic. In some cases you can use "Becoming" instead an adjective "Appropriate", when it comes to topics like right, apropos.
Nearby Words: appropriation, appropriately, appropriateness, appropriated
Synonyms for Appropriate


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Becoming adjective – Meeting the requirements of a purpose or situation.
Usage example: that's a particularly becoming dress for the dance

Appropriate is a synonym for becoming in characteristic topic. You can use "Appropriate" instead an adjective "Becoming", if it concerns topics such as property, right, apropos, suitable.
Nearby Words: become, becomingly
Synonyms for Becoming

Both words in one sentence

  • In the appropriate setting, this may lead to the sufferer becoming a Zombie Infectee.
  • Gosh Dang It to Heck! This was due to YouTube becoming much harsher with their monetization-appropriate content rules, although Ashens adds that he doesn't need to swear to make his videos funny. Subverted.
  • It seeks to appropriate programs, which satisfies the blue goal of becoming smarter and the black goal of becoming stronger, and it works in secret to infiltrate major orgnizations such as the Pentagon.
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