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transfigure
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
change completely the nature or appearance of — especially in a positive way
  • In the powerful humidity the powdered mix got transfigured like Lot's poor wife who looked back at Gomorrah and got turned to a pillar of salt.
    Book 1 — Genesis (78% in)
  • Thinking of ant lions and "Mother May I." Recalling her strange, transfigured shadow the last time I pushed her in the swing.
    Book 4 — Bel and the Serpent (93% in)

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