Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To change from prose into verse; to versify.
  • v. To change from verse into prose.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To change from prose into verse; to versify; also, to change from verse into prose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To change from verse into prose.

Etymologies

trans- +‎ prose (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Heavy complaints have been made respecting the transprosing of the old plays by Cibber; but it never occurred to these critics to ask, how it came that no one ever attempted to transprose a comedy of Shakspeare's.

    Literary Remains, Volume 2

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