Usage examples for metamorphosis

  1. If he had not seen the metamorphosis with his own eyes, he would not have believed that it was his comrade who now stood before him. – Tom Tufton's Travels by Evelyn Everett-Green
  2. He had the volatile temperament of a Latin, and now he turned to the Minister, his face having undergone a complete metamorphosis: " Dewani," he said, " do you remember when a certain raja sent his Prime Minister and twenty thousand men to punish Pertab for not paying his taxes, and Pertab gave one Bhart, a Bagree, ten thousand rupees and a village to bring him the Minister's head- which he did, tied to the inside of his brass- studded shield?" – Caste by W. A. Fraser