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Wordnet 3.0


1. turned about in order or relation;
- Example: "transposed letters"
[syn: converse, reversed, transposed]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Transpose \Trans*pose"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Transposed; p. pr. & vb. n. Transposing.] [F. transposer; pref. trans- (L. trans across) + poser to put. See Pose.] [1913 Webster] 1. To change the place or order of; to substitute one for the other of; to exchange, in respect of position; as, to transpose letters, words, or propositions. [1913 Webster] 2. To change; to transform; to invert. [R.] [1913 Webster] Things base and vile, holding no quantity, Love can transpose to form and dignity. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. (Alg.) To bring, as any term of an equation, from one side over to the other, without destroying the equation; thus, if a + b = c, and we make a = c - b, then b is said to be transposed. [1913 Webster] 4. (Gram.) To change the natural order of, as words. [1913 Webster] 5. (Mus.) To change the key of. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

transposed adj 1: turned about in order or relation; "transposed letters" [syn: converse, reversed, transposed]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

44 Moby Thesaurus words for "transposed": arsy-varsy, ass over elbows, back-to-front, backwards, capsized, changeable, chiastic, commutable, commutative, convertible, equal, equalizing, equivalent, even, everted, exchanged, give-and-take, hyperbatic, inside out, interchangeable, interchanged, introverted, invaginated, inversed, inverted, mutual, outside in, palindromic, permutable, reciprocal, reciprocating, reciprocative, resupinate, retaliatory, retroverted, returnable, reversed, standard, swapped, switched, topsy-turvy, traded, upside-down, wrong side out