DICTIONARY


Definition of CONVERT

noun : CONVERT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a person who has been converted to another religious or political belief ;

verb : CONVERT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) change from one system to another or to a new plan or policy; "We converted from 220 to 110 Volt" ;

  • 2. (

    ) change the nature, purpose, or function of something; "convert lead into gold"; "convert hotels into jails"; "convert slaves to laborers" ;

  • 3. (

    ) change religious beliefs, or adopt a religious belief; "She converted to Buddhism" ;

  • 4. (

    ) exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category; "Could you convert my dollars into pounds?"; "He changed his name"; "convert centimeters into inches"; "convert holdings into shares" ;

  • 5. (

    ) cause to adopt a new or different faith; "The missionaries converted the Indian population" ;

  • 6. (

    ) score an extra point or points after touchdown by kicking the ball through the uprights or advancing the ball into the end zone; "Smith converted and his team won" ;

  • 7. (

    ) complete successfully; "score a penalty shot or free throw" ;

  • 9. (

    ) make (someone) agree, understand, or realize the truth or validity of something; "He had finally convinced several customers of the advantages of his product" ;

  • 11. (

    ) change in nature, purpose, or function; undergo a chemical change; "The substance converts to an acid" ;


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