actualize


actualize
verb
1. make real or concrete; give reality or substance to
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our ideas must be substantiated into actions

Syn: ↑realize, ↑realise, ↑actualise, ↑substantiate
Derivationally related forms: ↑actualisation (for: ↑actualise), ↑actual, ↑actualization, ↑realisation (for: ↑realise), ↑realization (for: ↑realize)
Hypernyms: ↑make, ↑create
Hyponyms: ↑incarnate, ↑express
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Did he actualize his major works over a short period of time?

2. represent or describe realistically
Syn: ↑actualise
Derivationally related forms: ↑actual
Hypernyms: ↑represent
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s something

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Something ——s something


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Actualize — Ac tu*al*ize, v. t. To make actual; to realize in action. [R.] Coleridge. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • actualize — index compose, consummate, embody, exemplify, forge (produce), implement, make, realize (make real) …   Law dictionary

  • actualize — (v.) 1810, first attested in Coleridge, from ACTUAL (Cf. actual) + IZE (Cf. ize). Related: Actualized; actualizing …   Etymology dictionary

  • actualize — (Amer.) ac·tu·a·lize || æktʃʊəlaɪz v. make real, make actual, realize, accomplish, fulfill (also actualise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • actualize — *realize, embody, incarnate, externalize, objectify, materialize, hypostatize, reify …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • actualize — [v] make real accomplish, bring about, engineer, produce, realize; concept 91 …   New thesaurus

  • actualize — (also actualise) ► VERB ▪ make a reality of. DERIVATIVES actualization noun …   English terms dictionary

  • actualize — [ak′cho͞o əl īz΄, ak′sho͞oəl īz΄] vt. actualized, actualizing 1. to make actual or real; realize in action 2. to make realistic actualization n …   English World dictionary

  • actualize — verb ( ized; izing) Date: 1701 transitive verb to make actual ; realize intransitive verb to become actual • actualization noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • actualize — /ak chooh euh luyz /, v.t., actualized, actualizing. to make actual or real; turn into action or fact. Also, esp. Brit., actualise. [1800 10; ACTUAL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium