[ak-choo-uh-luh-zey-shuh n]


the act or process of actualizing.
Psychology. self-actualization.

Nearby words

  1. actual cost,
  2. actual sin,
  3. actualism,
  4. actuality,
  5. actualité,
  6. actualize,
  7. actually,
  8. actuals,
  9. actuarial,
  10. actuary

Origin of actualization

First recorded in 1815–25; actualize + -ation Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for actualization



1824, noun of action from actualize.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper