realization

noun re·al·i·za·tion \ ˌrē-ə-lə-ˈzā-shən \
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

Definition of realization

1 : the action of realizing : the state of being realized
2 : something realized

Examples of realization in a Sentence

  1. There is a growing realization that changes need to be made to the coaching staff.

  2. this research paper is the realization of an entire year's work

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First Known Use of realization

circa 1611



REALIZATION Defined for English Language Learners

realization

noun

Definition of realization for English Language Learners

  • : the state of understanding or becoming aware of something

  • : the act of achieving something that was planned or hoped for

  • finance : the act of selling property in order to get money


REALIZATION Defined for Kids

realization

noun re·al·i·za·tion \ ˌrē-ə-lə-ˈzā-shən \

Definition of realization for Students

1 : the state of understanding or becoming aware of something
2 : the act of accomplishing something planned or hoped for


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