BECALM in a Sentence

Learn BECALM from example sentences, some of them are from classic books. The app collects 40,000 words and 300,000 sentences. Input your word, you get not only its meaning and example, but also some sentences' contexts in classic literature.

Email Leak Checker -
 Input your word:
Want to search a word in classic works? Search Classic Quotes
 Meanings and Examples of BECALM
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
 v.  keep from motion, or stop progress of; make calm or still
Classic Sentence:
1  The two ships becalmed on a torpid sea, I believed to be marine phantoms.
Jane Eyre By Charlotte Bronte
Get Context   In CHAPTER I
2  They had come together unavoidably, like two ships becalmed near each other, and lay rubbing sides at last.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad
Get Context   In III
Example Sentence:
1  The warm air will becalm the choppy waves.
2  The doctor becalmed the agitated patient.
3  The Stock Market was becalmed yesterday as dealers waited for company results.