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verb [transitive] transform pronunciation in American English /trænsˈfɔrm/
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present tense
present participletransforming
past tensetransformed
past participletransformed
  1. to make someone or something completely different, usually in a way that makes them more attractive, easier to use, etc.
    E-mail has transformed the way people communicate.
    Working with abused children transformed Scott’s life.
    transform someone/something into something: They’ve transformed the old train station into a science museum.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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