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realize

[ ree-uh-lahyz ]
/ 藞ri 蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with object), re路al路ized, re路al路iz路ing.
verb (used without object), re路al路ized, re路al路iz路ing.
to convert property or goods into cash or money.
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Also especially British, re路al路ise .

Origin of realize

First recorded in 1605鈥15; from French r茅aliser, Middle French, equivalent to real real1 + -iser -ize

synonym study for realize

3. See imagine.

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British Dictionary definitions for realize

realize

realise

/ (藞r瑟蓹藢la瑟z) /

verb

Derived forms of realize

realizable or realisable, adjectiverealizably or realisably, adverbrealization or realisation, nounrealizer or realiser, noun
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