|1.||[ verb ] change completely the nature or appearance of|
"In Kafka's story, a person metamorphoses into a bug" "The treatment and diet transfigured her into a beautiful young woman" "Jesus was transfigured after his resurrection"
|Related terms:||change_by_reversal transmogrification|
|2.||[ verb ] change in outward structure or looks|
"He transformed into a monster" "The salesman metamorphosed into an ugly beetle"
|Related terms:||change become aurify|