Associations to the word «Materialize»


MATERIALIZE, verb. (transitive) To cause to take physical form, or to cause an object to appear.
MATERIALIZE, verb. (intransitive) To take physical form, to appear seemingly from nowhere.
MATERIALIZE, verb. (transitive) To regard as matter; to consider or explain by the laws or principles which are appropriate to matter.

Dictionary definition

MATERIALIZE, verb. Come into being; become reality; "Her dream really materialized".

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky