becoming
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becoming(
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kuh
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mihng
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (fetching)
a. favorecedor
I'm looking for a becoming dress for my party.Estoy buscando un vestidor favorecedor para mi fiesta.
b. sentador
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Brown is not a becoming color for underwear.El marrón no es un color sentador para ropa interior.
2. (suitable)
a. apropiado
It is not becoming for a gentleman to flirt with married woman.No es apropiado que un señor coquetee con mujeres casadas.
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becoming
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (behavior)
a. apropiado(a)
green looks very becoming on herle sienta muy bien el verde
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becoming [bɪˈkʌmɪŋ]
adjective
1 (fetching) [+clothes, hairstyle, hat] favorecedor; sentador; (LAm)
that dress is very becoming ese vestido es muy favorecedor; ese vestido te sienta muy bien
that outfit is not at all becoming her hat is not very becoming her hairstyle is very becoming
2 (suitable) [+conduct, language] apropiado
it is not becoming for young ladies to speak like that no es apropiado que las señoritas hablen así; no es propio de señoritas hablar así
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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