Definition of transformational in English:

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transformational

Pronunciation: /transfəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n(ə)l/
/trɑːnsfəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n(ə)l/ /tranzfəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n(ə)l/ /trɑːnzfəˈmeɪʃ(ə)n(ə)l/

adjective

1Relating to or involving transformation or transformations.
Example sentences
  • He is an amiable establishmentarian who finds himself with the opportunity to effect transformational change, and who is seizing that opportunity and pushing the system to its limits.
  • The factors behind it relate to a positive culture and transformational leadership.
  • Bills of Rights are transformational documents that convert the occasional practice of free speech into a lexicon of necessity for journalists, lawyers, academics and citizens.
1.1Relating to transformational grammar.
Example sentences
  • He offered an analysis of film structure founded on Chomsky's transformational linguistics but inspired few followers.

Derivatives

transformationally

adverb
Example sentences
  • All right, since you ask: he was arguing against deriving supplementary relative clauses transformationally from coordinations.
  • For transformationally driven decisions, this will also include summaries of their dreams and desires - how the brand will transform them.
  • In the six paths and throughout the ten directions he transformationally creates bodies in response to what is appropriate, and thereby goes about transforming beings.

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