verb (used with object), re·al·ized, re·al·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), re·al·ized, re·al·iz·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR realize
Examples from the Web for realizing
There was the obvious sight gags of Valerie not realizing who everyone was clapping for, when the party was clapping for her.‘The Comeback’ Finale: Give Lisa Kudrow All of the Awards|Kevin Fallon|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But one of the most enlightening experiences was realizing how close all of this hits to home.A Rallying Cry Against the Oversexualization of Our Youth|Darryl Roberts|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The ‘Rosebud’ moment was realizing how we would only know whether that ‘future’ was true when the future was history,” she said.
The giant retailer is realizing its dream of getting into the banking business, which should terrify populists of all stripes.
Realizing the book was going to happen whether he wanted it to or not, Moses relented.‘The Power Broker’ Turns 40: How Robert Caro Wrote a Masterpiece|Scott Porch|September 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Let me add my poor admiration to all you receive, realizing that you saved the Emperor, soon to be my sovereign also.The Game and the Candle|Eleanor M. Ingram
Realizing instantly that he was preparing for the desperate leap, I also lifted my body, and braced myself for the effort.Beyond the Frontier|Randall Parrish
Realizing the seriousness with which Berwick regarded the question, he feared lest he had hurt the feelings of his guest.The Great Gold Rush|W. H. P. (William Henry Pope) Jarvis
He is certain that many, even in France, have been made sick of their theories by their very success in realizing them.
Wary stepping, too, it will require to enable us to succeed in realizing either of these objects.A Letter from Major Robert Carmichael-Smyth to His Friend, the Author of 'The Clockmaker'|Robert Carmichael-Smyth
British Dictionary definitions for realizing
- 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