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converted

[kuh n-vur-tid] /kənˈvɜr tɪd/
adjective
1.
noting a specified type of person who has been converted from the religion, beliefs, or attitudes characteristic of that type:
a converted Christian; a converted thief.
2.
noting anything, formerly of the type specified, that has been converted to something else:
His yacht is a converted destroyer escort.
Origin of converted
1585-1595
First recorded in 1585-95; convert1 + -ed2
Related forms
quasi-converted, adjective
unconverted, adjective
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  • In each of these the keyword of His message is—not to the unconverted, but to the Church—Repent!

  • The unconverted do not need revival, for there is not any life there to revive.

    The Calvary Road Roy Hession
  • He is a man of falsehood, as all the unconverted savages are.

    The Coral Island R.M. Ballantyne
  • They are sad infidels, however, and Bar Hhasdai is unconverted.

  • There appears, therefore, no remedy left for the unconverted man.

    Popery Edward Hoare
  • Nor is there the slightest use in arguing with unconverted people.

    Life and Times of David Charles Henry Mackintosh
  • But what of the unconverted—the unbelieving—the unrepentant—the unprepared?

    Life and Times of David Charles Henry Mackintosh
  • Just saluting our little flag, mebbe, suggested the unconverted Josh.

  • But how do we know that every man in his natural, unconverted state is blind?

    The Great Commission C. H. (Charles Henry) Mackintosh
British Dictionary definitions for unconverted

unconverted

/ˌʌnkənˈvɜːtɪd/
adjective
1.
not having been changed or adapted: an unconverted barn
2.
  1. not having changed one's beliefs, opinions, etc
  2. (as collective noun; preceded by the): he'll be preaching to the unconverted
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Word Origin and History for unconverted
adj.

1640s, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of convert (v.).

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