converted converted  /kən ˈvɜr tɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) spiritually reborn or converted

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. According to Reuters he converted to Islam in 1997 or 1998, when he began wearing traditional dress, grew a beard and attended a local mosque.
  2. Marco Grob for PTI This past spring, however, after several decades as a nominal Southern Baptist, Gingrich converted to Catholicism.
  3. To be sure, he is only a half-Jew by heredity and a converted Jewan Episcopalianby his practicing faith.

News

  1. Markovich second at nationals

    Recent Hawken graduate and Division III 1,600-meter state champion Ally Markovich took second in the Emerging Elite Division two-mile race Saturday night during New Balance Nationals in North Carolina. Markovich recorded a time of 10 minutes, 50.88 seconds and was one of five runners to surpass the previous meet standard of 10:54.32. Converted to a 3,200, Markovich's time would be a 10:47.1.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The News-Herald

  2. With renovations complete, Odebolt school museum unveiled in downtown

    In 2011, an old building moved into downtown Odebolt, Iowa. From 1883 until 1951, it was a school house. Then, it became a 4H meeting place, before being converted into a livestock building on a farm.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: KTIV Sioux City

  3. Sunday: Oklahoma trying to sell unused property

    The 6,500-square-foot building at 811 N. Sheridan was acquired by the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority in 1984 and converted to a studio and offices. It is now vacant.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Tulsa World

Quotes

  1. Thanks to preaching about the resurrection, "thousands and thousands of persons converted to Christianity," Benedict told the crowd.
    on Mar 23, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "My grandfather, who was Kenyan, converted to Christianity, then converted to Islam," Obama said Sunday. "My father never practiced; he was basically agnostic. So, other than my name and the fact that I lived in a populous Muslim country for...
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  3. "I got his attention with a letter and he can get my attention by fully disclosing his programs, including any plutonium he may have processed and converted, into whatever he's used it for. We just need to know," Bush told reporters after...
    on Dec 14, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Reuters

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