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

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