Thesaurus for transpose
Pronunciation of transpose: T R AE0 N S P OW1 Z (træns'poʊz)
Number of syllables of transpose: 2
Pronunciation Video of transpose
Definition of transpose
- (n): a matrix formed by interchanging the rows and columns of a given matrix
- (v): cause to change places; "interchange this screw for one of a smaller size"
- (v): change the order or arrangement of; "Dyslexics often transpose letters in a word"
- (v): change key; "Can you transpose this fugue into G major?"
- (v): transpose and remain equal in value; "These operators commute with each other"
- (v): transfer from one place or period to another; "The ancient Greek story was transplanted into Modern America"
- (v): put (a piece of music) into another key
- (v): transfer a quantity from one side of an equation to the other side reversing its sign, in order to maintain equality
Examples of transpose
- Ireland had failed to transpose a directive on on farm projects.
- Bring sheet music in the correct key; an accompanist will be provided, but will not transpose.
- Jabr was to transpose subtracted terms to the other side of the equation.
- I like the transpose suggestion.
- Despite the crushing emotional pain, we managed to transpose to each other a spirit of compassion, and strength, and peace.
- In most cases the effect of the ambiguity is to transpose or invert the matrix.
- The superscript denotes the matrix transpose.
- We transpose our stereotypes onto children.
- We always want to transpose the name, but instead of Colma Cafe it's referred to as Cafe Colma.
- Hire foreigners and create an easy to transpose product.