Translation of "realize" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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UK usually realise uk /ˈrɪə.laɪz/ us /ˈriː.ə.laɪz/

realize verb (BECOME AWARE)

B1 [ I or T ] to understand a situation, sometimes suddenly

They didn't realize the danger they were in. 他们没有意识到自己身处危险之中。
[ + (that) ] "Do you realize (that) this is the third time you've forgotten?" she said angrily. “你知不知道这已经是你第三次忘记这件事了?”她生气地说。
[ + question word ] I realize how difficult it's going to be, but we must try. 我知道这有多困难,但我们必须试一试。
As he watched the TV show, he suddenly realized (that) he'd seen it before. 他在看那部电视剧的时候,忽然意识到以前曾看过。
"You're standing on my foot." "Sorry, I didn't realize." “你踩我脚了。”“对不起,我没注意。”

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realize verb (ACHIEVE)

C1 [ T ] to achieve something you were hoping for

Lots of money, a luxury house, a fast car - Danny had realized all his ambitions by the age of 25. 巨款、豪宅、跑车——丹尼所有的愿望都在25岁前实现了。
sb's worst fears are realized [ T ]

used for saying that something that someone was worrying about really happened

Ten years later her worst fears were realized. 10年后,她最害怕的事情发生了。

realize verb (MONEY)

specialized finance & economics to be sold for a particular amount of money

The paintings are expected to realize $500,000 each. 预期这些画每幅值价500,000英镑。
realize assets

to sell property in order to get some money

He had to realize all his assets to pay off his debts. 他变卖了所有的资产来还债。

(Translation of “realize” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)