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actualize

ac·tu·al·ize

actualize

 
pronunciation:
aek chu laIz
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: actualized, actualizes, actualizing
definition: to make real; to give substance to.
It took time, but they actualized their dream of becoming prosperous in the new country.
similar words:
fulfill, materialize, realize, substantiate
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derivation: actualization (n.)