Associations to the word «Realization»

Wiktionary

REALIZATION, noun. The act of realizing; an act of figuring out or becoming aware.
REALIZATION, noun. The act of realizing; the act of making real.
REALIZATION, noun. The result of an artistic effort.

Dictionary definition

REALIZATION, noun. Coming to understand something clearly and distinctly; "a growing realization of the risk involved"; "a sudden recognition of the problem he faced"; "increasing recognition that diabetes frequently coexists with other chronic diseases".
REALIZATION, noun. Making real or giving the appearance of reality.
REALIZATION, noun. A musical composition that has been completed or enriched by someone other than the composer.
REALIZATION, noun. A sale in order to obtain money (as a sale of stock or a sale of the estate of a bankrupt person) or the money so obtained.
REALIZATION, noun. The completion or enrichment of a piece of music left sparsely notated by a composer.
REALIZATION, noun. Something that is made real or concrete; "the victory was the realization of a whole year's work".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats