metamorphose

All Verb Noun
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  • It can take either human or animal form, and metamorphose from one into the other.
  • Having been born as a daughter, she afterwards became metamorphosed into the male sex. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • Like other tropical members, they may take about two years to metamorphose into adults.
  • Then when in the heat of the conflict both men seem metamorphosed. Cited from History of Kershaw's Brigade, by D. Augustus Dickert
  • Man is thus metamorphosed into a thing, into many things. Cited from Essays, by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • They had all been metamorphosed by the last few days. Cited from Debit and Credit, by Gustav Freytag
  • The opposite room has been metamorphosed into a store-room. Cited from American Notebooks, V2,by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • I noticed then that his gaze often metamorphosed into my mother's. Cited from Autobiography of a YOGI, by Paramhansa Yogananda
  • The furniture was for the most part the same, yet the place had been metamorphosed. Cited from Barchester Towers, by Anthony Trollope
  • My heart has changed to stone, and I feel metamorphosed. Cited from Old Fritz and the New Era, by Muhlbach
  • Israel looked suddenly metamorphosed from youth to old age; just like an old man of eighty he looked. Cited from Israel Potter, by Herman Melville
  • Over the years the current campus has literally metamorphosed to the facility as we see it today.
  • Alabi later metamorphosed into gospel music after she became a born-again Christian.
  • Nor is it primitive history alone which has been thus metamorphosed. Cited from The Unseen World and Other Essays, by John Fiske
  • It was strange how that old, dead passion, which had metamorphosed her life, returned to her mind in this land. Cited from Bella Donna, by Robert Hichens
  • Only the metamorphosed individuals would eventually venture onto land on occasion.
  • I'll be bound we will metamorphose him yet. Cited from The Lost Hunter, by John Turvill Adams
  • Having thus metamorphosed herself, she looked eagerly round as if in search of a mirror. Cited from The Hot Swamp, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • The hermit, so the story goes, asked him how it happened that he was metamorphosed. Cited from The Mysteries of All Nations, by James Grant
  • Flowers or fish or animals can metamorphose themselves, for a time, into astral men. Cited from Autobiography of a YOGI, by Paramhansa Yogananda
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Meaning of metamorphose

  • verb Change completely the nature or appearance of
    In Kafka's story, a person metamorphoses into a bug, The treatment and diet transfigured her into a beautiful young woman, Jesus was transfigured after his resurrection