Convert 1Definition: To cause to turn; to turn.
Convert 2Definition: To change or turn from one state or condition to another; to alter in form, substance, or quality; to transform; to transmute; as, to convert water into ice.
Convert 3Definition: To change or turn from one belief or course to another, as from one religion to another or from one party or sect to another.
Convert 4Definition: To produce the spiritual change called conversion in (any one); to turn from a bad life to a good one; to change the heart and moral character of (any one) from the controlling power of sin to that of holiness.
Convert 5Definition: To apply to any use by a diversion from the proper or intended use; to appropriate dishonestly or illegally.
Convert 6Definition: To exchange for some specified equivalent; as, to convert goods into money.
Convert 7Definition: To change (one proposition) into another, so that what was the subject of the first
becomes the predicate of the second.
Convert 8Definition: To turn into another language; to translate.
Convert 9Definition: To be turned or changed in character or direction; to undergo a change, physically or morally.
Convert 10Definition: A person who is converted from one opinion or practice to another; a person who is won over to, or heartily
embraces, a creed, religious system, or party, in which he has not previously believed; especially, one who
turns from the controlling power of sin to that of holiness, or from unbelief to Christianity.
Convert 11Definition: A lay friar or brother, permitted to enter a monastery for the service of the house, but without
orders, and not allowed to sing in the choir.
a person who has been converted to another religious or political belief
change in nature, purpose, or function; especially undergo a chemical change; "The substance converts to an acid"
change the nature, purpose, or function of something; "convert lead into gold"; "convert hotels into jails"; "convert slaves to laborers"
exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category; "Could you convert my dollars into pounds?"; "He changed his name"; "convert centimeters into inches"; "convert holdings into shares"
exchange a penalty for a less severe one
change from one system to another or to a new plan or policy; "We converted from 220 to 110 Volt"
change religious beliefs, or adopt a religious belief; "She converted to Buddhism"
cause to adopt a new or different faith; "The missionaries converted the Indian population"
make (someone) agree, understand, or realize the truth or validity of something; "He had finally convinced several customers of the advantages of his product"
score (a spare)
complete successfully; "score a penalty shot or free throw"
score an extra point or points after touchdown by kicking the ball through the uprights or advancing the ball into the endzone; "Smith converted and his team won"