HyperDic: realize

English > 6 senses of the word realize:
VERBcognitionrealize, recognize, recognise, realise, agnize, agnisebe fully aware or cognizant of
cognitionrealize, understand, realise, seeperceive (an idea or situation) mentally
creationrealize, realise, actualize, actualise, substantiatemake real or concrete
possessionrealize, gain, take in, clear, make, earn, realise, pull in, bring inearn on some commercial or business transaction
possessionrealize, realiseconvert into cash
creationrealize, realiseexpand or complete (a part in a piece of baroque music) by supplying the harmonies indicated in the figured bass
realize > pronunciation
Soundsriy'ahlay.z; riy'lay.z
Rhymesactualize ... womanize: 266 rhymes with ayz...
English > realize: 6 senses > verb 1, cognition
MeaningBe fully aware or cognizant of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsrecognize, recognise, realise, agnize, agnise
Narrowerknowknow the nature or character of
Broaderknow, cognize, cogniseBe cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information
Spanishadvertir, comprender, entender, reconocer
Catalanadvertir, reconèixer
Nounsrealizationcoming to understand something clearly and distinctly
English > realize: 6 senses > verb 2, cognition
Meaningperceive (an idea or situation) mentally.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
ModelThey realize that there was a traffic accident
Example "Does she realize how important this decision is?"
Synonymsunderstand, realise, see
Narrowerappreciate, take accountBe fully aware of
perceiveBecome conscious of
Similar toseeSee and understand, have a good eye
visualize, visualise, envision, project, fancy, see, figure, picture, imageimagine
Spanishcomprender, entender, ver
Catalancomprendre, entendre
Nounsrealizationcoming to understand something clearly and distinctly
English > realize: 6 senses > verb 3, creation
Meaningmake real or concrete; give reality or substance to.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelDid he realize his major works over a short period of time?
Synonymsrealise, actualize, actualise, substantiate
Narrowerexpressmanifest the effects of (a gene or genetic trait)
incarnatemake concrete and real
Broadermake, createmake or cause to be or to become
Spanishactualizar, advertir, realizar, sustanciar
Catalanadonar-se, advertir
Nounsrealizationmaking real or giving the appearance of reality
realizationsomething that is made real or concrete
English > realize: 6 senses > verb 4, possession
Meaningearn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymsgain, take in, clear, make, earn, realise, pull in, bring in
Narrowereke out, squeeze outmake by laborious and precarious means
grossearn before taxes, expenses, etc.
profit, turn a profitmake a profit
rake in, shovel inearn large sums of money
rake offTake money from an illegal transaction
take home, bring homeearn as a salary or wage
yield, pay, bearbring in
Broaderget, acquireCome into the possession of something concrete or abstract
Similar tomakeact in a certain way so as to acquire
net, sack, sack up, clearmake as a net profit
Spanishadquirir, advertir, clarificar, cobrar, ganar, hacer
Catalanadvertir, clarificar, guanyar
English > realize: 6 senses > verb 5, possession
Meaningconvert into cash; of goods and property.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymrealise
Categorycommerce, commercialism, mercantilismtransactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
BroadersellExchange or deliver for money or its equivalent
Spanishrealizar
Catalanrealitzar
Nounsrealizationa sale in order to obtain money (as a sale of stock or a sale of the estate of a bankrupt person) or the money so obtained
English > realize: 6 senses > verb 6, creation
MeaningExpand or complete (a part in a piece of baroque music) by supplying the harmonies indicated in the figured bass.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymrealise
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
Broaderharmonize, harmoniseWrite a harmony for
Nounsrealizationthe completion or enrichment of a piece of music left sparsely notated by a composer
realizationa musical composition that has been completed or enriched by someone other than the composer

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