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1. transform

verb. ['trænsˈfɔrm, ˈtrænsfɔrm'] subject to a mathematical transformation.

Synonyms

  • change
  • alter

Antonyms

  • tune
  • denazify
  • magnetise

Etymology

  • transformer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Transform

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Example sentences of the word transform


1. Verb, base form
Select a pair of dress pants that you would like to transform into knickerbockers.

Quotes containing the word transform


1. Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.
- Barbara de Angelis

2. Art has the power to transform, to illuminate, to educate, inspire and motivate.
- Harvey Fierstein

3. Art doesn't transform. It just plain forms.
- Roy Lichtenstein

2. transform

verb. ['trænsˈfɔrm, ˈtrænsfɔrm'] change or alter in form, appearance, or nature.

Synonyms

  • destalinise
  • destalinize
  • transubstantiate
  • sorcerise
  • alter
  • work
  • work on
  • modify
  • process
  • sorcerize
  • change
  • stalinize
  • transmute

Antonyms

  • stalinize
  • unstring
  • stabilize
  • better

Etymology

  • transformer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. transform

verb. ['trænsˈfɔrm, ˈtrænsfɔrm'] change in outward structure or looks.

Synonyms

  • become
  • change
  • turn
  • metamorphose
  • transmute

Antonyms

  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize
  • enable
  • loosen

Etymology

  • transformer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. transform

verb. ['trænsˈfɔrm, ˈtrænsfɔrm'] change from one form or medium into another.

Synonyms

  • alter
  • modify
  • change
  • diagonalise
  • metricise
  • metricize
  • translate

Antonyms

  • stiffen
  • thin
  • heat
  • discolor

Etymology

  • transformer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. transform

verb. ['trænsˈfɔrm, ˈtrænsfɔrm'] increase or decrease (an alternating current or voltage).

Synonyms

  • change
  • alter

Antonyms

  • dissimilate
  • increase
  • demilitarize

Etymology

  • transformer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. transform

verb. ['trænsˈfɔrm, ˈtrænsfɔrm'] convert (one form of energy) to another.

Synonyms

  • change
  • alter

Antonyms

  • transitivize
  • decontaminate
  • clean

Etymology

  • transformer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. transform

verb. ['trænsˈfɔrm, ˈtrænsfɔrm'] change (a bacterial cell) into a genetically distinct cell by the introduction of DNA from another cell of the same or closely related species.

Synonyms

  • change
  • alter

Antonyms

  • sensitise
  • destabilise
  • sensitize

Etymology

  • transformer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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