Definition of Transmew

1. v. t. & i. To transmute; to transform; to metamorphose.



Definition of Transmew

1. Verb. (obsolete) To transmute, change. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Transmew

1. to change to another form or substance [v -ED, -ING, -S]

Medical Definition of Transmew

1. To transmute; to transform; to metamorphose. "To transmew thyself from a holy hermit into a sinful forester." (Sir W. Scott) Origin: F. Transmuer, L. Transmutare. See Transmute. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Transmew

transmembrane transducer
transmembranes
transmembranous
transmen
transmeridian
transmetalation
transmetallate
transmetallated
transmetallates
transmetallating
transmetallation
transmethylase
transmethylation
transmethylation factor
transmethylations
transmew (current term)
transmews
transmigrable
transmigrant
transmigrante
transmigrants
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transmigratory

Literary usage of Transmew

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1. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright (1872)
"Some old book of travels may perhaps elucidate the subject, but I have not succeeded in the search. To transmew, from transmuer, French. ..."

2. A Glossary and Etymological Dictionary of Obsolete and Uncommon Words by William Toone (1832)
"Men into stones therewith he could transmew. IBID. TRASH, to cut off or lop the superfluous branches of trees; probably a corruption of the F. trancher, ..."

3. Ivanhoe by Walter Scott (1908)
"Gramercy for thy sack," said Wamba; " but think'st thou it is lawful for me to aid you to transmew thyself from a holy hermit into a sinful forester ? ..."

4. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Edward Cornelius Towne (1897)
"... and for long years To other Being my shape and form transmew'd; And this transforming with such joy I view.d That e'en my sorrows snared I with its ..."

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