Definitions for

Overview of verb transpose

The verb transpose has 7 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (2) permute, commute, transpose

(change the order or arrangement of; "Dyslexics often transpose letters in a word")

2. (1) transfer, transpose, transplant

(transfer from one place or period to another; "The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America")

3. (1) counterchange, transpose, interchange

(cause to change places; "interchange this screw for one of a smaller size")

4. transpose

(transfer a quantity from one side of an equation to the other side reversing its sign, in order to maintain equality)

5. transpose

(put (a piece of music) into another key)

6. commute, transpose

(exchange positions without a change in value; "These operators commute with each other")

7. transpose

(change key; "Can you transpose this fugue into G major?")

Overview of adj transposed

The adj transposed has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. converse, reversed, transposed

(turned about in order or relation; "transposed letters") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices