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realise


Past participle: realised
Gerund: realising

Imperative
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Present
I realise
you realise
he/she/it realises
we realise
you realise
they realise
Preterite
I realised
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Present Continuous
I am realising
you are realising
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we are realising
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Present Perfect
I have realised
you have realised
he/she/it has realised
we have realised
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Past Continuous
I was realising
you were realising
he/she/it was realising
we were realising
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Past Perfect
I had realised
you had realised
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Future
I will realise
you will realise
he/she/it will realise
we will realise
you will realise
they will realise
Future Perfect
I will have realised
you will have realised
he/she/it will have realised
we will have realised
you will have realised
they will have realised
Future Continuous
I will be realising
you will be realising
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we will be realising
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been realising
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been realising
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we will have been realising
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been realising
you had been realising
he/she/it had been realising
we had been realising
you had been realising
they had been realising
Conditional
I would realise
you would realise
he/she/it would realise
we would realise
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Past Conditional
I would have realised
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.realise - earn on some commercial or business transactionrealise - earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; "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"
make - act in a certain way so as to acquire; "make friends"; "make enemies"
acquire, get - 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"
squeeze out, eke out - make by laborious and precarious means; "He eked out a living as a painter"
turn a profit, profit - make a profit; gain money or materially; "The company has not profited from the merger"
rake off - take money from an illegal transaction
take home, bring home - earn as a salary or wage; "How much does your wife take home after taxes and other deductions?"
rake in, shovel in - earn large sums of money; "Since she accepted the new position, she has been raking it in"
net, sack up, sack, clear - make as a net profit; "The company cleared $1 million"
gross - earn before taxes, expenses, etc.
pay, bear, yield - bring in; "interest-bearing accounts"; "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?"
2.realise - convert into cash; of goods and property
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism - transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
sell - 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"
3.realise - expand or complete (a part in a piece of baroque music) by supplying the harmonies indicated in the figured bass
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
harmonise, harmonize - write a harmony for
4.realise - make real or concreterealise - make real or concrete; give reality or substance to; "our ideas must be substantiated into actions"
create, make - make or cause to be or to become; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
incarnate - make concrete and real
express - manifest the effects of (a gene or genetic trait); "Many of the laboratory animals express the trait"
5.realise - be fully aware or cognizant ofrealise - be fully aware or cognizant of  
cognise, cognize, know - 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"
know - know the nature or character of; "we all knew her as a big show-off"
6.realise - perceive (an idea or situation) mentallyrealise - perceive (an idea or situation) mentally; "Now I see!"; "I just can't see your point"; "Does she realize how important this decision is?"; "I don't understand the idea"
perceive - become conscious of; "She finally perceived the futility of her protest"
take account, appreciate - be fully aware of; realize fully; "Do you appreciate the full meaning of this letter?"
envision, fancy, picture, visualize, image, visualise, figure, see, project - 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"
see - see and understand, have a good eye; "The artist must first learn to see"
Translations
يَحْصَل، يَكْسَبيُحَقِّقيُدْرِك، يَفْهَم
framkvæma, láta rætastgera sé ljósthagnast

realize,

realise

(ˈriəlaiz) verb
1. to know; to understand. I realize that I can't have everything I want; I realized my mistake.
2. to make real; to make (something) come true. He realized his ambition to become an astronaut; My worst fears were realized.
3. to make (money) by selling something. He realized $60,000 on the sale of his apartment.
ˌrealiˈzation, ˌrealiˈsation noun
the act of realizing. the realization of his mistake/hopes.
References in classic literature ?
Renan; a supreme artist, like Flaubert, has been able to isolate himself, to keep himself out of reach of the clamorous claims of others, to stand 'under the shelter of the wall,' as Plato puts it, and so to realise the perfection of what was in him, to his own incomparable gain, and to the incomparable and lasting gain of the whole world.
I can quite understand a man accepting laws that protect private property, and admit of its accumulation, as long as he himself is able under those conditions to realise some form of beautiful and intellectual life.
The new-born child does not realise that his body is more a part of himself than surrounding objects, and will play with his toes without any feeling that they belong to him more than the rattle by his side; and it is only by degrees, through pain, that he understands the fact of the body.