• 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.  

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