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Definition of "transformer" []

  • One that transforms. (noun)
  • A device used to transfer electric energy from one circuit to another, especially a pair of multiply wound, inductively coupled wire coils that effect such a transfer with a change in voltage, current, phase, or other electric characteristic. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "transformer" in a sentence
  • "That's all the details there are so far, but the idea of seeing a Blackbird as a transformer is amazing."
  • "I hate it when a new transformer is "revealed" and it just ends up being a picture of a car."
  • "The robot battles in T2 were awful because we had no idea who the robots were, so the scenes were just 'oh no the transformer is fighting the other transformer.'"