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Definition 1: perceive (an idea or situation) mentally - [verb of cognition]

Samples where realise or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Now I see!
  • I just can't see your point
  • Does she realize how important this decision is?
  • I don't understand the idea

Synonyms for realise in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of realise ) become conscious of

"She finally perceived the futility of her protest"

(... is a kind of realise ) be fully aware of; realize fully

"Do you appreciate the full meaning of this letter?"

(realise has a similar meaning as ...) imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind

"I can't see him on horseback!" "I can see what will happen" "I can see a risk in this strategy"

(realise has a similar meaning as ...) see and understand, have a good eye

"The artist must first learn to see"

Definition 2: be fully aware or cognizant of - [verb of cognition]

Synonyms for realise in the sense of this definition

(realise is a kind of ...) be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about

"I know that the President lied to the people" "I want to know who is winning the game!" "I know it's time"

(... is a kind of realise ) know the nature or character of

"we all knew her as a big show-off"

Definition 3: make real or concrete; give reality or substance to - [verb of creation]

Samples where realise or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • our ideas must be substantiated into actions

Synonyms for realise in the sense of this definition

(realise is a kind of ...) make or cause to be or to become

"make a mess in one's office" "create a furor"

(... is a kind of realise ) make concrete and real

(... is a kind of realise ) manifest the effects of (a gene or genetic trait)

"Many of the laboratory animals express the trait"

Definition 4: expand or complete (a part in a piece of baroque music) by supplying the harmonies indicated in the figured bass - [verb of creation]

Synonyms for realise in the sense of this definition

(realise is a kind of ...) write a harmony for

(realise belongs to category ...) an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner

Definition 5: convert into cash; of goods and property - [verb of possession]

Synonyms for realise in the sense of this definition

(realise is a kind of ...) exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent

"He sold his house in January" "She sells her body to survive and support her drug habit"

(realise belongs to category ...) transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)

Definition 6: earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages - [verb of possession]

Samples where realise or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • How much do you make a month in your new job?
  • She earns a lot in her new job
  • this merger brought in lots of money
  • He clears $5,000 each month

Synonyms for realise in the sense of this definition

(realise is a kind of ...) come into the possession of something concrete or abstract

"She got a lot of paintings from her uncle" "They acquired a new pet" "Get your results the next day" "Get permission to take a few days off from work"

(... is a kind of realise ) bring in

"interest-bearing accounts" "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"

(... is a kind of realise ) earn before taxes, expenses, etc.

(... is a kind of realise ) earn large sums of money

"Since she accepted the new position, she has been raking it in"

(... is a kind of realise ) earn as a salary or wage

"How much does your wife take home after taxes and other deductions?"

(... is a kind of realise ) take money from an illegal transaction

(... is a kind of realise ) make a profit; gain money or materially

"The company has not profited from the merger"

(... is a kind of realise ) make by laborious and precarious means

"He eked out a living as a painter"

(realise has a similar meaning as ...) make as a net profit

"The company cleared $1 million"

(realise has a similar meaning as ...) act in a certain way so as to acquire

"make friends" "make enemies"

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