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convert

Translation of convert in French:

noun

British English: /ˈkɒnvəːt/
American English: /ˈkɑnˌvərt/
  • m/f to à
    to become a convert
    se convertir
    to win ou make converts
    faire des adeptes

transitive verb

British English: /kənˈvəːt/
American English: /kənˈvərt/
  • 2 (modify)
    (car, cooker, product)
  • 3 (Mathematics, Computing)
    (currency, measurement) from de to, into en
  • 5 (Religion, Politics)
    etc convertir
    (person) to à from de

intransitive verb

British English: /kənˈvəːt/
American English: /kənˈvərt/
  • 1 (gen) See examples: (change)to convert to something
    passer à quelque chose
    I've converted to unleaded (petrol)
    je suis passé au sans plomb
  • 2 (be convertible)
    (sofa, object)
    être convertible
    into en
  • 3 (Religion, Politics)
    etc se convertir
    to à from de

Idioms

to preach to the converted

prêcher un converti ou des convertis

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