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transform

 
Verb transform has 7 senses
  1. transform - subject to a mathematical transformation
    --1 is one way to
    change, alter, modify
    Derived form: noun transformation2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. transform, transmute, transubstantiate - 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"
    --2 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Derived form: noun transformation5
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  3. transform, transmute, metamorphose - change in outward structure or looks; "He transformed into a monster"; "The salesman metamorphosed into an ugly beetle"
    --3 is one way to change
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  4. translate, transform - change from one form or medium into another; "Braque translated collage into oil"
    --4 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
  5. transform - convert (one form of energy) to another; "transform energy to light"
    --5 is one way to
    change, alter, modify
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  6. transform - change (a bacterial cell) into a genetically distinct cell by the introduction of DNA from another cell of the same or closely related species
    --6 is one way to
    change, alter, modify
    Derived form: noun transformation4
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  7. transform - increase or decrease (an alternating current or voltage)
    --7 is one way to
    change, alter, modify
    Derived form: noun transformer1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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