Definition of Realize in English :

Define Realize in English

Realize meaning in English

Meaning of Realize in English

Pronunciation of Realize in English

Realize pronunciation in English

Pronounce Realize in English


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1. agnise, agnize, realise, realize, recognise, recognize

be fully aware or cognizant of

2. realise, realize, see, understand

perceive (an idea or situation) mentally

Example Sentences:
'Now I see!'
'I just can't see your point'
'Does she realize how important this decision is?'
'I don't understand the idea'

3. actualise, actualize, realise, realize, substantiate

make real or concrete; give reality or substance to

Example Sentences:
'our ideas must be substantiated into actions'

4. bring in, clear, earn, gain, make, pull in, realise, realize, take in

earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages

Example Sentences:
'How much do you make a month in your new job?'
'She earns a lot in her new job'
'this merger brought in lots of money'
'He clears $5,000 each month'

5. realise, realize

convert into cash; of goods and property

6. realise, realize

expand or complete (a part in a piece of baroque music) by supplying the harmonies indicated in the figured bass

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of realize
1. (when tr, may take a clause as object)
to become conscious or aware of (something)
2. (tr, often passive)
to bring (a plan, ambition, etc) to fruition; make actual or concrete
3. (transitive)
to give (something, such as a drama or film) the appearance of reality
4. (transitive)
(of goods, property, etc) to sell for or make (a certain sum)
this table realized £800
5. (transitive)
to convert (property or goods) into cash
6. (transitive) (of a musicologist or performer)
to expand or complete (a thorough-bass part in a piece of baroque music) by supplying the harmonies indicated in the figured bass
to reconstruct (a composition) from an incomplete set of parts
to sound or utter (a phoneme or other speech sound) in actual speech; articulate

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see synonyms of realize
verb transitiveWord forms: ˈrealˌized or ˈrealˌizing
to make real; bring into being; achieve
to make appear real
to understand fully; apprehend
to convert (assets, rights, etc.) into money
to gain; obtain
to realize a profit
to be sold for, or bring as profit (a specified sum)

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of realize
v. re·al·ized, re·al·iz·ing, re·al·iz·es
1. To comprehend completely or correctly.
2. To bring into reality; make real: He finally realized his lifelong ambition to learn how to play the violin.
3. To make realistic: a film that realizes court life of the 1600s.
4. To obtain or achieve, as gain or profit: She realized a substantial return on the investment.
5. To bring in (a sum) as profit by sale.
To exchange holdings or goods for money.

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