subject to a mathematical transformation
transform, transmute, transubstantiate(verb)
change or alter in form, appearance, or nature
"This experience transformed her completely"; "She transformed the clay into a beautiful sculpture"; "transubstantiate one element into another"
transform, transmute, metamorphose(verb)
change in outward structure or looks
"He transformed into a monster"; "The salesman metamorphosed into an ugly beetle"
change from one form or medium into another
"Braque translated collage into oil"
convert (one form of energy) to another
"transform energy to light"
change (a bacterial cell) into a genetically distinct cell by the introduction of DNA from another cell of the same or closely related species
increase or decrease (an alternating current or voltage)
the result of a transformation
to change greatly the appearance or form of
to change the nature, condition or function of
to subject to a transformation
to subject to the action of a transformer
to subject (a cell) to transformation
to undergo a transformation
Origin: From transformer, from trans + forma.
to change the form of; to change in shape or appearance; to metamorphose; as, a caterpillar is ultimately transformed into a butterfly
to change into another substance; to transmute; as, the alchemists sought to transform lead into gold
to change in nature, disposition, heart, character, or the like; to convert
to change, as an algebraic expression or geometrical figure, into another from without altering its value
to be changed in form; to be metamorphosed
Transform is the sixth studio album by Christian pop and rock singer Rebecca St. James. It was released on October 24, 2000 and debuted at #166 on the Billboard 200. The album spawned two of St. James' biggest hits, "Wait for Me" and "Reborn".
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
trans-form′, v.t. to change the shape of: to change into another substance: to change the disposition.—v.i. to be changed in form or substance.—adj. Transfor′mable.—ns. Transformā′tion, change of form or substance, metamorphosis: the change of one metal into another: (path.) any morbid change in a part; Transformā′tion-scene, any scene on the stage which changes in presence of the audience.—adj. Transfor′mative.—ns. Transfor′mātor, Transfor′mer.—p.adj. Transfor′ming, effecting, or able to effect, a change of form or state.—ns. Transfor′mism, the theory of the development of one species from another; Transfor′mist.—adj. Transformis′tic.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'transform' in Verbs Frequency: #567
How to say transform in sign language?
The numerical value of transform in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of transform in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of transform in a Sentence
Wonder how true conversations transform you!
Repetition does not transform a lie into a truth.
Our major goal is to transform the inmate through sports.
We're changing. We're adapting. We continue to transform.
The Magdalena River will transform Colombia, it's our salvation.
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- transformarCatalan, Valencian
- transformieren, umwandeln, verwandelnGerman
- μεταμορφώνω, μετασχηματίζωGreek
- trasformar, transformarSpanish
- تغییر شکل یافتنPersian
- muuttaa, muuntua, muuttua, muuntaa, muuntautuaFinnish
- transformée, transformerFrench
- modificare, trasformare, trasformarsi, trasformataItalian
- שינוי צורהHebrew
- 変換, 変形, 変質, 変態, 変化Japanese
- perforo, perforor, transformo, muto, transfiguro, mutorLatin
- преобразо́вывать, преобрази́ть, преврати́ть, видоизменя́ть, преобразова́ть, трансформи́ровать, превраща́ть, видоизмени́ть, преобража́тьRussian
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