Meaning of “realization” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun ( also UK -isation) uk us /ˌrɪəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/
NOTICING [ U, no plural ]

the process of noticing or understanding something that you did not notice or understand before:

[ + that ] There is a growing realization that education has benefits at many levels.

the process of achieving something that you wanted:

the realization of an ambition

(Definition of “realization” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)