transmogrify

[ trans-mog-ruh-fahy, tranz- ]SEE DEFINITION OF transmogrify
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WORD ORIGIN

"to change completely," 1650s, apparently a perversion of transmigure, from transmigrate, perhaps influenced by modify. Related: Transmogrified; transmogrifying.

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