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converted

[ kuhn-vur-tid ]
/ kənˈvɜr tɪd /
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adjective
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.
noting anything, formerly of the type specified, that has been converted to something else: His yacht is a converted destroyer escort.
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Origin of converted

First recorded in 1585–95; convert1 + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM converted

qua·si-con·vert·ed, adjectiveun·con·vert·ed, adjective
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