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 Meanings and Examples of CONVERSION
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Definitions:     Search Merriam-Webster
 n.  change; transformation
Example Sentence: (142 in 10 pages)
1  Simon Conder, a British architect, is responsible for this beautiful conversion of a group of farm.
2  Professor Olssen says the conversion technique would be cost-effective and would take about an hour at room temperatures.
3  Photosynthesis is the conversion of light energy into chemical energy by living organisms.
4  Atomization is conversion of bulk liquid into a spray or mist, often by passing the liquid through a nozzle.
5  A loft conversion can add considerably to the value of a house.
6  No conversion from analogue to digital data is needed.
7  The huge proportions of the main rooms made the house unsuitable for conversion into flats.
8  Economies don't get in trouble overnight and conversely don't improve overnight.
9  In real life, nobody was all bad, nor, conversely, all good.
10  Luke sat directly behind the pilot and conversed with him.
11  Children quickly get bored by adult conversation.
12  She longed to break in on their conversation but didn't want to appear rude.
13  The art of conversation is highly esteemed in France.
14  The art of good conversation seems lost.
15  You ought to have instructed your attorney to bring an action against the hawker for criminal conversation with your wife.
Classic Sentence: (210 in 15 pages)
1  I indulged a faint hope that his conversion would lead him to emancipate his slaves, and that, if he did not do this, it would, at any rate, make him more kind and humane.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
2  If it had any effect on his character, it made him more cruel and hateful in all his ways; for I believe him to have been a much worse man after his conversion than before.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
3  Prior to his conversion, he relied upon his own depravity to shield and sustain him in his savage barbarity; but after his conversion, he found religious sanction and support for his slaveholding cruelty.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass
Get Context   In CHAPTER IX
4  It will be perceived, that like all new converts to a religion, his conversion intoxicated him, he hurled himself headlong into adhesion and he went too far.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo
5  "Agreed, as to the old Burgundy; I have no objection to that," said Aramis, from whom the letter and the gold had removed, as by magic, his ideas of conversion.
6  The result was a conversion of a kind quite common today.
Pygmalion By George Bernard Shaw
Get Context   In ACT V
7  Depravity, Sin, Redemption, Heaven, Hell, and Damnation are preached twice a Sunday after the crops are laid by; and few indeed of the community have the hardihood to withstand conversion.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Get Context   In X
8  Let a commonwealth, then, be constituted in the country where a great equality is found or has been made; and, conversely, let a princedom be constituted where great inequality prevails.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER LV.
9  Kennicott, Sam Clark, Jackson Elder, young Dr. McGanum, and James Madison Howland, teetering on their toes near the stove, conversed with the sedate pomposity of the commercialist.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER XVII
10  In fact, the artist's design seemed this: a final theory of my own, partly based upon the aggregated opinions of many aged persons with whom I conversed upon the subject.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 3. The Spouter-Inn.
11  His companions, who conversed apart in the language of their tribe, heeded not this sudden and earnest appeal.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 5
12  Hawkeye and the Mohicans conversed earnestly together in Delaware for a few moments, when each quietly took his post, in order to execute the plan they had speedily devised.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 8
13  The warriors had reassembled, and were now calmly smoking, while they conversed gravely on the chief incidents of their recent expedition to the head of the Horican.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 24
14  The warriors were lounging in groups, musing more than they conversed and when a few words were uttered, speaking like men who deeply weighed their opinions.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 28
15  The youth, on guard duty one night, conversed across the stream with one of them.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
Get Context   In Chapter 1