Transmute - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |trænzˈmjuːt|  American pronunciation of the word transmute
Brit.  |trænzˈmjuːt|  British pronunciation of the word transmute

verb

- change in outward structure or looks (syn: metamorphose, transform)
- change or alter in form, appearance, or nature (syn: transform)
- alter the nature of (elements)

Examples

The stories of their lives were transmuted into works of fiction.

The former criminal had transmuted into a national hero.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: transmute
he/she/it: transmutes
present participle: transmuting
past tense: transmuted
past participle: transmuted
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