to be aware of or grasp the significance ofAs soon as we realized what was going on, we moved the children away.
become aware of,
I think you understand my meaning.
I recognize my own shortcomings.
She never really appreciated the depth of the conflict.
The Government has not yet grasped the seriousness of the crisis.
We now cannot conceive of a world without electricity.
catch on (informal),
He tried to explain it to me, but it took me a while to catch on.
I just cannot comprehend your attitude.
twig (British, informal),
By the time she'd twigged what it was all about, it was too late.
get the message,
I think they got the message that this attitude is wrong.
Only now can I begin to apprehend the power of these forces.
become conscious of,
be cognizant of
to achieve (a plan or ambition)Realize your dreams! Pursue your passions!
to produce a complete work of art from an idea or draftThe kaleidoscopic quality of the book is brilliantly realized on stage.
There are many who will work hard to achieve these goals.
I was trying to do some work.
Prospects for effecting real political change have taken a step backward.
He had just completed his first novel.
people who have performed outstanding acts of bravery
He decided to fulfil his dream and go to college.
If we all work together, I think we can accomplish our goal.
consummate, , ,
No one has yet been able to consummate a deal.
bring to fruition, ,
the problems of when and how to effectuate secession
carry out or through
(of goods or property) to sell for (a certain sum)A selection of correspondence from P.G. Wodehouse realized £1,232.
sell for, ,
bring or take in,
How much money did we make?
He gets a pitifully low salary.
The company cleared over £57 million profit last year.
The company didn't disclose how much it expects to gain from the deal.
The state government expects to net about 1.46 billion rupees.
The dancers can earn up to £130 for each session.
Perfection has always been difficult to obtain.
She has acquired a 50% stake in the company.
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in the sense of accomplish
to completeIf we all work together, I think we can accomplish our goal.
in the sense of acquire
to get or develop (something such as an object, trait, or ability)She has acquired a 50% stake in the company.
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