Related formsqua·si-con·vert·ed, adjectiveun·con·vert·ed, adjective
Definition for converted (2 of 2)
verb (used with object)
- to assume unlawful rights of ownership of (personal property).
- to change the form of (property), as from realty to personalty or vice versa.
verb (used without object)
Origin of convert1
Related formscon·ver·tive, adjective
Examples from the Web for converted
Keopuolani converted on her deathbed in 1823, instructing her son Kamehameha II to protect the missionaries.
When Vreeland first converted to Buddhism, the world he joined was completely sealed.
Importantly, as part of the interim plan, Iran has diluted or converted its stockpile of 20 percent enriched uranium.
Hauchard converted to Islam in high school at 17, and is said to have suddenly begun wearing a beard and djellaba.Showing the Faces of Its Murderers, ISIS Shows Its Global Reach|Tracy McNicoll|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her hyperrealist paintings are so powerful that they converted her atheist parents to Christians.
He was the son of a weaver, himself a shoemaker, and was "converted" before the age of 20.Complete Prose Works|Walt Whitman
The room in which the Emperor died is sealed and walled up, and the palace is now converted into a school of engineers.A Journey in Russia in 1858|Robert Heywood
By this any free sulphur would be converted into a soluble sulphate of Potassium.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
Puritanism seems to suggest that those who have been “converted” are actually perfect.An Outline of Sexual Morality|Kenneth Ingram
Occasionally this neck of land has been broken through or overflowed, and the peninsula has then been converted into an island.The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, Volume I and Volume II|A.E. Nordenskieold
British Dictionary definitions for converted
verb (kənˈvɜːt) (mainly tr)
- to assume unlawful proprietary rights over (personal property)
- to change (property) from realty into personalty or vice versa