Definitions of conversion

  1. an event that results in a transformation
  2. a spiritual enlightenment causing a person to lead a new life
  3. a successful free throw or try for point after a touchdown
  4. the act of changing from one use or function or purpose to another
  5. act of exchanging one type of money or security for another
  6. a change in the units or form of an expression: " conversion from Fahrenheit to Centigrade"
  7. interchange of subject and predicate of a proposition
  8. a change of religion; " his conversion to the Catholic faith"
  9. act of exchanging one of money or security for another
  10. The act of turning or changing from one state or condition to another, or the state of being changed; transmutation; change.
  11. The act of changing one's views or course, as in passing from one side, party, or from of religion to another; also, the state of being so changed.
  12. An appropriation of, and dealing with the property of another as if it were one's own, without right; as, the conversion of a horse.
  13. The act of interchanging the terms of a proposition, as by putting the subject in the place of the predicate, or the contrary.
  14. A change of front, as a body of troops attacked in the flank.
  15. A change of character or use, as of smoothbore guns into rifles.
  16. A spiritual and moral change attending a change of belief with conviction; a change of heart; a change from the service of the world to the service of God; a change of the ruling disposition of the soul, involving a transformation of the outward life.
  17. Change from one state, or from one religion, to another.
  18. Change; change from wickedness to virtue, or from one religious faith to another; appropriation to a purpose.
  19. The act of converting, or state of being converted.
  20. Change from one state to another; transmutation; a regenerative change of heart or disposition; a change from one religion to another and better; change from one party to another; the act of appropriating to private use; the inference of one proposition from another by transposing the terms. Conversion of equations, the reduction of a fractional equation into an integral one.
  21. Change from one state to another; a change of heart or disposition evidenced by a new course of life and love to God; change from one side, party, or religion to another.