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Another word for change

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Verb
  1. To make or become different

      1. To undergo or show change:
      2. To deviate from a standard or expectation:
      3. To have a range of different qualities or amounts:
      1. To cause to move around an axis or center; cause to rotate or revolve:
      2. To cause to move around in order to achieve a result, such as opening, closing, tightening, or loosening:
      3. To alter or control the functioning of (a mechanical device, for example) by the use of a rotating or similar movement:
      1. To undergo or cause to undergo mutation.
      1. To change in form or character; alter.
      2. To make less extreme, severe, or strong:
      3. To qualify or limit the meaning of. For example, summer modifies day in the phrase a summer day.
      1. To change or make different; modify:
      2. To adjust (a garment) for a better fit.
      3. To castrate or spay (an animal, such as a cat or a dog).
    See also:

    change

  2. To give up in return for something else

      1. To trade one thing for another.
      2. To exchange (one thing) for another.
      3. An exchange of one thing for another.
      1. The business of buying and selling commodities, products, or services; commerce.
      2. A branch or kind of business:
      3. The people working in or associated with a business or industry:
      1. An exchange or a swap, especially one done secretly.
      2. A transference or shift, as of opinion or attention.
      3. A device used to break or open an electric circuit or to divert current from one conductor to another.
      1. One that takes the place of another; a replacement:
      2. A word or construction used in place of another word, phrase, or clause.
      3. To put or use (a person or thing) in place of another:
      1. To exchange (one thing) for another of the same class:
      2. To move or transfer from one place or position to another.
      3. To alter (position or place).
      1. To switch each of (two things) into the place of the other.
      2. To give and receive mutually; exchange.
      3. To cause to succeed each other in a series or pattern; alternate:
      1. To give in return for something received; trade:
      2. To give and receive reciprocally; interchange:
      3. To give up for a substitute:
      1. To travel as a commuter:
      2. To make substitution or exchange.
      3. To serve as a substitute.
  3. To leave or discard for another

      1. An exchange or a swap, especially one done secretly.
      2. A transference or shift, as of opinion or attention.
      3. A device used to break or open an electric circuit or to divert current from one conductor to another.
      1. To exchange (one thing) for another of the same class:
      2. To move or transfer from one place or position to another.
      3. To alter (position or place).
Noun
  1. The process or result of making or becoming different

      1. The act, fact, or process of varying.
      2. The extent or degree to which something varies:
      3. Something different from another of the same type:
      1. The process of altering the order of a given set of objects in a group.
      2. The result of such a process; a rearrangement or recombination of elements:
      3. A rearrangement of the elements of a set.
      1. The act or process of being altered or changed.
      2. An alteration or change, as in nature, form, or quality.
      3. A change in the nucleotide sequence of the genome of an organism or virus, sometimes resulting in the appearance of a new character or trait not found in the parental type.
      1. The act or process of modifying or the condition of being modified.
      2. A change or a result produced by modifying:
      3. A change undergone by a word that is borrowed from another language.
      1. The act or procedure of altering.
      2. The condition resulting from altering; modification.
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  2. The act of exchanging or substituting

  3. The process or result of changing from one appearance, state, or phase to another

      1. Conversion of one substance into another.
      2. In many Christian churches, the doctrine holding that the bread and wine of the Eucharist are transformed into the body and blood of Jesus, although their appearances remain the same.
      1. The act or an instance of transmuting; transformation.
      2. The state of being transmuted.
      3. Transformation of one element into another by one or a series of nuclear reactions.
      1. the act or process of being transformed into a different form
      1. The act or process of translating, especially from one language into another.
      2. The state of being translated.
      3. A translated version of a text.
      1. The act or an instance of transforming:
      2. The state of being transformed:
      3. A marked change, as in appearance or character, usually for the better:
      1. A marked change in form or appearance; a metamorphosis.
      2. A change that glorifies or exalts.
      3. The sudden emanation of radiance from the person of Jesus that occurred on a mountain.
      1. To exchange (one thing) for another of the same class:
      2. To move or transfer from one place or position to another.
      3. To alter (position or place).
      1. The act or process of being altered or changed.
      2. An alteration or change, as in nature, form, or quality.
      3. A change in the nucleotide sequence of the genome of an organism or virus, sometimes resulting in the appearance of a new character or trait not found in the parental type.
      1. A transformation, as by magic or sorcery.
      2. A marked change in appearance, character, condition, or function.
      3. Change in the form and often habits of an animal during normal development after the embryonic stage. Metamorphosis includes, in insects, the transformation of a maggot into an adult fly and a caterpillar into a butterfly and, in amphibians, the changing of a tadpole into a frog.
      1. The act of converting.
      2. The state of being converted.
      3. A change in which one adopts a new religion, faith, or belief.
      1. A conversion to a different purpose or from one system to another, as in equipment or production techniques.
    See also:

    change

  4. The process or an instance of passing from one form, state, or stage to another

      1. Change from one form, state, style, or place to another.
      2. Change from one subject to another in discourse.
      3. A word, phrase, sentence, or series of sentences connecting one part of a discourse to another.
      1. The act of passing over, across, or through; passage.
      2. Conveyance of people or goods from one place to another, especially on a local public transportation system.
      3. The system or vehicles used for such conveyance.
      1. To exchange (one thing) for another of the same class:
      2. To move or transfer from one place or position to another.
      3. To alter (position or place).
      1. Movement from one place to another:
      2. The process of elapsing:
      3. The process of changing from one condition or stage to another; transition:
    See also:

    change

Another word for change

Noun
  1. The act or fact of altering

  2. An alteration