Translation of "transfigure" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /trænsˈfɪɡ.ər/ us /trænsˈfɪɡ.jɚ/ formal

to change the appearance of a person or thing very much, usually in a very positive and often spiritual way

transformar, transfigurar
As she gazed down at the baby, her face was transfigured with tenderness.
The assassination somehow transfigured Kennedy into a modern American saint.
transfiguration noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌtræns.fɪ.ɡərˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌtræns.fɪɡ.jəˈreɪ.ʃən/

transformación, transfiguración

(Translation of “transfigure” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)