Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of CONVERT

Pronunciation:  [n]'kânvurt, [v]kun'vurt

Matching Terms:  converge, convergence, convergency, convergent, convergent evolution, convergent strabismus, convergent technologies, convergent technologies operating system, convergent thinker, converging, converging lens, converging(a), conversable, conversableness, conversably, conversance, conversancy, conversant, conversant(p), conversantly, conversation, conversation piece, conversation stopper, conversational, conversational lisp, conversational monitor system, conversational partner, conversationalist, conversationally, conversationed, conversationism, conversationist, conversative, conversazi-one, converse, conversely, converser, conversible, conversion, conversion disorder, conversion factor, conversion hysteria, conversion reaction, conversion to iteration, conversive, convert.f90, converted, convertend, converter, convertibility, convertible, convertible bond, convertible security, convertibleness, convertibly, convertite, convertor

Computing Dictionary

1. String processing language, combined the pattern matching and transformation operations of COMIT with the recursive data structures of Lisp. "Convert", A. Guzman et al, CACM 9(8):604-615 (Aug 1966).

2. Early language to convert programs and data from one language to another. "CONVERT Manual", OLI Systems Inc (Oct 1976).

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: abuse, accepter, accommodate, actuate, adapt, adjust, alter, ameliorate, apostate, apostle, apply, assimilate to, assure, backslider, be convincing, become, befoul, believer, bend, better, bias, bolter, break up, bring, bring home to, bring over, bring round, bring to, bring to reason, budge, carry conviction, carve, catechumen, change, change into, change over, chisel, Christian, churchgoer, churchite, churchman, clear the trade, close out, collaborationist, collaborator, communicant, commute, convict, convince, cultivate, daily communicant, debase, defalcate, defector, defile, deform, denature, desecrate, deserter, devotee, devotionalist, disciple, diversify, divert, do over, drive home to, dump, embezzle, employ, evert, extract, fabricate, fanatic, fifth columnist, fit, follower, forge, foul, give salvation, God-fearing man, good Christian, grow, harvest, impel, improve, incline, inspire belief, introvert, intussuscept, invaginate, inverse, invert, lead, lead to believe, liquidate, machine, make, make over, maladminister, manufacture, meliorate, metamorphose, mill, mine, misapply, misappropriate, misemploy, mishandle, mismanage, misuse, mitigate, modify, modulate, move, mugwump, mutate, naturalize, neophyte, overthrow, peculate, persuade, pervert, pietist, pilfer, pollute, process, profane, pronate, proselyte, proselytize, prostitute, pump, qualify, quisling, raise, realign, rear, rebuild, receiver, recidivist, reconstruct, reconvert, recreant, re-create, redeem, redesign, reduce to, refine, refit, reform, regenerate, religionist, remake, remodel, render, renegade, renegado, renegate, renew, reshape, resolve into, restructure, resupinate, revamp, reverse, reversionist, revive, revolve, ring the changes, rotate, runagate, saint, satisfy, save, schismatic, seceder, secessionist, sell, sell one on, sell out, sell short, separatist, shift, shift the scene, shuffle the cards, smelt, strikebreaker, subvert, supinate, sway, switch, switch over, talk over, tergiversant, tergiversator, terminate the account, theist, traitor, transfigure, transform, translate, transmogrify, transmute, transpose, transubstantiate, truster, turn about, turn around, turn back, turn down, turn in, turn inside out, turn into, turn out, turn over, turn the scale, turn the tables, turn the tide, turn upside down, turnabout, turncoat, turntail, unload, use, utilize, vary, violate, votary, win over, work a change, worsen, zealot