Definition of Misbecame

1. Verb. (past of misbecome) ¹



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Definition of Misbecame

1. misbecome [v] - See also: misbecome

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Misbecame

misavers
misavise
misavised
misaward
misawarded
misawarding
misawards
misbalance
misbalanced
misbalances
misbalancing
misbear
misbearing
misbears
misbeat
misbecame (current term)
misbecome
misbecomes
misbecoming
misbede
misbedes
misbeding
misbefall
misbefallen
misbefalling
misbefalls
misbefell
misbefitting
misbegan
misbegin

Literary usage of Misbecame

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1. The Alphabet of Rhetoric: With a Chapter on Elocution; Intended as a by Rossiter Johnson (1903)
"... sentence me; And, as you are a king, speak in your state, What I have done that misbecame my place, My person, ..."

2. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson (1810)
"Having lived to a bad pur- v. To spoil the metre of verses, by • it reading them ill. •at of Sris-tit. misbecame. part. pa. of Mis-tat/e. Ill spoken of. n. ..."

3. The Works of George Berkeley, D.D., Bishop of Cloyne by George Berkeley, John Dewey, Ferdinand Gregorovius, George Sampson, Annie Hamilton, Arthur James Balfour Balfour (1898)
"Upon which words of Alciphron, I, who had acted the part of an indifferent stander-by, observed to him : That it misbecame his character and repeated ..."

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