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Synonyms for convertkənˈvɜrt; ˈkɒn vɜrt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. convert(verb)

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

  2. convert, change over(verb)

    change from one system to another or to a new plan or policy

    "We converted from 220 to 110 Volt"

    Synonyms:
    switch, change, convince, win over, commute, exchange, change over, convert, shift

  3. convert(verb)

    change the nature, purpose, or function of something

    "convert lead into gold"; "convert hotels into jails"; "convert slaves to laborers"

    Synonyms:
    change, convince, change over, exchange, commute, win over

  4. convert(verb)

    change religious beliefs, or adopt a religious belief

    "She converted to Buddhism"

    Synonyms:
    change, convince, change over, exchange, commute, win over

  5. change, exchange, commute, convert(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    change, interchange, vary, replace, permute, alter, modify, transpose, commute, shift, switch over, exchange, win over, convince, convert, switch, transfer, change over, deepen, substitute

  6. convert(verb)

    cause to adopt a new or different faith

    "The missionaries converted the Indian population"

    Synonyms:
    change, convince, change over, exchange, commute, win over

  7. convert(verb)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    change, convince, change over, exchange, commute, win over

  8. convert(verb)

    complete successfully

    "score a penalty shot or free throw"

    Synonyms:
    change, convince, change over, exchange, commute, win over

  9. convert(verb)

    score (a spare)

    Synonyms:
    change, convince, change over, exchange, commute, win over

  10. convert, win over, convince(verb)

    make (someone) agree, understand, or realize the truth or validity of something

    "He had finally convinced several customers of the advantages of his product"

    Synonyms:
    convert, change, convince, change over, exchange, commute, win over

  11. commute, convert, exchange(verb)

    exchange a penalty for a less severe one

    Synonyms:
    change, transpose, win over, commute, exchange, switch over, switch, change over, permute, convince, convert, replace, interchange, substitute

  12. convert(verb)

    change in nature, purpose, or function; undergo a chemical change

    "The substance converts to an acid"

    Synonyms:
    change, convince, change over, exchange, commute, win over

Wiktionary

  1. convert(verb)

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  2. convert(verb)

    To score a spare.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  3. convert(verb)

    To undergo a conversion of religion, faith or belief.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  4. convert(noun)

    To become converted.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  5. convert(noun)

    To transform or change (something) into another form, substance, state, or product.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  6. convert(verb)

    To change (something) from one use, function, or purpose to another.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  7. convert(verb)

    To induce (someone) to adopt a particular religion, faith, or belief.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  8. convert(verb)

    To exchange for something of equal value.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  9. convert(verb)

    To express (a quantity) in alternative units.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  10. convert(verb)

    To express (a unit of measure) in terms of another; to furnish a mathematical formula by which a quantity, expressed in the former unit, may be given in the latter.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  11. convert(verb)

    To appropriate wrongfully or unlawfully; to commit the common law tort of conversion.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  12. convert(verb)

    To score extra points after (a try) by completing a conversion.

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

  13. convert(verb)

    To score (a penalty)

    Antonyms:
    deconvert

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. convert

    The name disciple is given to the follower of a certain faith, without reference to any previous belief or allegiance; a convert is a person who has come to one faith from a different belief or from unbelief. A proselyte is one who has been led to accept a religious system, whether with or without true faith; a convert is always understood to be a believer. A neophyte is a new convert, not yet fully indoctrinated, or not admitted to full privileges. The antonyms apostate, pervert, and renegade are condemnatory names applied to the convert by those whose faith he forsakes.

    Synonyms:
    disciple, neophyte, proselyte

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. convert(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    transmute, transform, change

  2. convert(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    interchange, transpose

  3. convert(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    appropriate, apply


Translations for convert

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • обръщам, обръщам се, превръщам се, превръщамBulgarian
  • convertirCatalan, Valencian
  • převéstCzech
  • konvertieren, umwandeln, KonvertitGerman
  • μετατρέπω, προσηλυτίζω, νεοφώτιστος, προσήλυτοςGreek
  • konvertiEsperanto
  • convertir, conversoSpanish
  • bihurtu, bilakatuBasque
  • kääntyä, muuntaa, muuttaa, muuntua, vaihtaa, kääntää, käännyttää, muuttua, käännynnäinenFinnish
  • convertir, reconvertiFrench
  • iompaitheachIrish
  • iompaichScottish Gaelic
  • החליף, המיר, מומרת, מומרHebrew
  • áttérít, megtérítHungarian
  • convertireItalian
  • 変換Japanese
  • takahuriMāori
  • bekerenDutch
  • przechrzta, konwertytaPolish
  • اړول, بدلولPashto, Pushto
  • comutar, transformar, converter, transmudar, mudar, convertido, conversoPortuguese
  • обраща́ть, конверти́ровать, превраща́ть, переводи́ть, превраща́ться, преврати́ть, обрати́ть, преврати́ться, трансформи́ровать, преобразо́вывать, преобразова́ть, перевести́, новообращённый, неофи́тRussian
  • konvertera, omvända, konvertitSwedish
  • dönüştürmek, değiştirmek, çevirmekTurkish

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