Definition Of transmutes

verb

change in form, nature, or substance.

the raw material of his experience was transmuted into stories

Example Of transmutes

  • Alchemists never transmuted metals, never found a panacea, and never discovered the fountain of youth.

  • Alchemists, the tales go, sought to use a magical philosopher's stone to transmute lead into gold.

  • And the American dream that wealth transmutes success into happiness always ends in bitter disappointment.

  • Elements of occultism were reflected in claims of ability to prolong life and transmute metals.

  • He could transmute wispy ideas into detailed plans and turn revolutionary dreams into enduring realities.


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