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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Cause to change places.

Watch out! You may see this word with another pronunciation and its meaning is then different.
Used as a verb, listen here, it means: Cause to change places. Used as a noun, listen here, it means: A matrix formed by interchanging the rows and columns of a given matrix.

Usage examples (34)
  • Things base and vile, holding no quantity, love can transpose to form and dignity.
  • Dyslexics often transpose letters in a word
  • Can you transpose this fugue into G major?
  • He explained that it would not be possible to "transpose" Obama's response to the EU. for more
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