English version

transmute

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtransmutetrans‧mute /trænzˈmjuːt $ træns-/ verb [transitive + into] 🔊 🔊 formalCHANGE FROM ONE THING TO ANOTHER to change one substance or type of thing into anothertransmutation /ˌtrænzmjuːˈteɪʃən $ ˌtræns-/ noun [countable, uncountable]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
transmuteAnthony Storr shows how these depressive fears were magically transmuted in the literary sphere.Sienra's paintings show humans transmuting into animals.Her mixed media watercolors show humans transmuting into beasts, in strange landscapes full of foreboding.And that became transmuted into its converse: he survived because he was special.Ultimately the wooden drum was transmuted into the body of the membrane drum.Art is about creativity, transmuting the humblest subjects into the sublime.The second was that its atoms of uranium were transmuting themselves into atoms of a different element whose atomic mass was lower.
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Verb table
transmute
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theytransmute
he, she, ittransmutes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theytransmuted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave transmuted
he, she, ithas transmuted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad transmuted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill transmute
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have transmuted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam transmuting
he, she, itis transmuting
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you, we, theyare transmuting
Past
I, he, she, itwas transmuting
you, we, theywere transmuting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been transmuting
he, she, ithas been transmuting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been transmuting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be transmuting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been transmuting
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