Transformers (In Other Words)

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Can you name some of the Transformers based on the literal meaning of their names.

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FactionName of CharacterLiterary meaning of name (# of words)
DecepticonsA body, surface, or device that repels light, heat or sound (1)
AutobotsOne who inhales glue vapors or other toxic fumes for a high (1)
DecepticonsThe surging or progressing movement of a noise, vocal utterance or tone (2)
AutobotsMusical genre originating in New Orleans (1)
AutobotsPerson who makes a sudden dash during daytime in public while naked (2)
AutobotsStrong, well-developed muscular strength (1)
AutobotsA quick flash of a hue the color of a clear sky (2)
DecepticonsGreek: prefix meaning large, suffix meaning a complex scientific instrument (2)
AutobotsTo strike with a sweeping stroke or blow along the side (1)
DecepticonsExtreme mental agitation; wild excitement or derangement (1)
DecepticonsThe surging or progressing movement of a sudden and violent blow or impact (2)
AutobotsA person or thing that breaks a path or track made across a wild region (2)
AutobotsAny of several large species of hairy bees (1)
DecepticonsTo make a deep, heavy, somewhat muffled, continuous sound (1)
AutobotsMechanical devices which alter the torque and speed of vehicles (1)
AutobotsOne who leaps from a high steep face of a rock (2)
DecepticonsA circular saw named for the sound it makes when running at full speed (1)
AutobotsA mechanical device that allows movement in only one direction (1)
AutobotsOne who uses a stream of air to supply electrical energy (2)
AutobotsAn optical phenomenon, especially in the desert or at sea (1)
AutobotsTo rove or go about stealthily (1)
DecepticonsTo bend or twist out of shape the region of the clouds (2)
DecepticonsTo utter a loud, sharp, piercing sound at a large, self-luminous heavenly body (2)
AutobotsSkin consisting of a ductile, magnetic metallic element (2)
DecepticonsTo work havoc or do ruinous damage (1)
AutobotsOne of any of several breeds of dogs trained to pursue game (1)
AutobotsAn ideal situation, greatest relevance or significance (2)
DecepticonsOne who emits a sudden, sharp noise like that produced by lightning discharge (2)
DecepticonsBill of a bird containing a device that produces a straight and powerful high energy beam of light (2)

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