Definition of modulate:
- change (part of speech: verb)
- convert (part of speech: verb)
- "Johann Sebastian Bach", Johann Nikolaus Forkel and Charles Sanford Terry.
We believe that a church that is capable of a genuine revival, could modulate into daily meetings, criticism, and all the self- denials of Communism, far more easily than any gathering by general proclamation for the sole purpose of founding a Community.- "History of American Socialisms", John Humphrey Noyes.
If a verb contains a sharp vowel in its radical portion, the vowels of the terminations are all sharp, while the same terminations, if following a root with a flat vowel, modulate their own vowels into the flat key.- "Lectures on The Science of Language", Max Müller.