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transmute

trans·mute

transmute

 
 
pronunciation:
traenz myut
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: transmuted, transmutes, transmuting
definition: to change into another form, substance, state, or the like; transform.
If she'd had magical powers at that moment, she would have transmuted the young man into a frog.
similar words:
change, commute, convert, transform, turn
derivations: transmutable (adj.), transmutably (adv.), transmutability (n.)