verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of transform
Examples from the Web for transform
The number of people messing with Texas will mean that Texas will transform into a place like other places.
And of those who transform themselves into masters and believe themselves superior to others, rather than at their service.Pope Francis Denounces the Vatican Elite’s 'Spiritual Alzheimer’s'|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The end of the embargo and resumption of diplomatic relations with Cuba could transform Major League Baseball.Is Major League Baseball Ready For Cuba’s Players?|Ben Jacobs|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Phil Hoffman had to transform himself into Truman Capote while Julia Roberts won for being brassy in Erin Brockovich.Exclusive: Aaron Sorkin Thinks Male Film Roles Have Bigger ‘Degree of Difficulty’ Than Female Ones|William Boot|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She promises her 21-day plan can help you, “Transform your Body, Burst with Energy, and Live Your Life with Purpose.”From Baltimore Ravens Cheerleader to Mrs. Robinson|Brandy Zadrozny|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With no one perhaps are those literary memories which transform and vivify life so constantly present as with Leigh Hunt.Essays in English Literature, 1780-1860|George Saintsbury
The juices of the mouth have the power to transform any food that excites taste into a substance suitable for the body.The New Glutton or Epicure|Horace Fletcher
Zeus, therefore, persuaded Metis to transform herself into a fly.Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)|Andrew Lang
Greece and Palestine did not transform the world by their political power.
It is, if one consents, the full development of this power which can transform one's life.
British Dictionary definitions for transform
Word Origin for transform
Word Origin and History for transform
mid-14c., from Old French transformer, from Latin transformare "change the shape or form of," from trans- "across" (see trans-) + formare "to form" (see form (v.)). Related: Transformed; transforming.