Translation of "realize" - English-Italian dictionary


verb present participle realizing, past tense and past participle realized UK usually -ise uk /ˈrɪə·laɪz/ us /ˈri·əˌlɑɪz/

B1 to notice or understand something that you did not notice or understand before

accorgersi (di), rendersi conto (di)
I suddenly realized I’d met him before. All’improvviso mi sono reso conto che l’avevo già conosciuto.

to achieve something that you wanted

realizzare (le proprie ambizioni)
At 50, he had realized / all of his ambitions. A 50 anni aveva già realizzato / tutte le sue ambizioni.

(Translation of “realize” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)