Realize


Realize
Realize Re"al*ize, v. i. To convert any kind of property into money, especially property representing investments, as shares in stock companies, bonds, etc. [1913 Webster]

Wary men took the alarm, and began to realize, a word now first brought into use to express the conversion of ideal property into something real. --W. Irving. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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