Synonyms of 'transpose'
to change the order of (letters, words, or sentences)Genetic engineers transpose bits of material from one organism to another.
An opportunity to run her own lab had transplanted her from Manchester to London.
She moved the sheaf of papers into position.
The person can be transferred from wheelchair to seat with relative ease.
We shifted the vans and used the area for skateboarding.
A strong wind is all it would take to displace the stones.
Should they be forced to relocate at the end of the contract?
to change the order of (letters, words, or sentences)Many people inadvertently transpose the digits of the code.
She likes to interchange furniture at home with stock from the shop.
The ballot boxes have been switched.
Some hostages were swapped for convicted prisoners.
Can we change it for another if it doesn't work properly?
She moved from being a researcher to being a lecturer.
We exchanged addresses.
They were substituting violence for dialogue.
You may cancel or rearrange the appointment.
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in the sense of change
to give and receive (something) in returnCan we change it for another if it doesn't work properly?
in the sense of displace
to move (something) from its usual placeA strong wind is all it would take to displace the stones.
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