Usage examples for realise

  1. You don't realise what you're doing. – Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde
  2. She did not realise, even now, that her mother had once loved, once lost, once suffered. – Good Old Anna by Marie Belloc Lowndes
  3. How impossible it is to realise that scene amid this solitude! – Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Vol III. by John Symonds
  4. " So much I realise," said Sanders; " therefore I will go on my way." – Sanders of the River by Edgar Wallace
  5. Time goes so fast that one doesn't realise. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  6. But you're going out of the world; do you realise that, my dear? –  by
  7. " Yes," she said, " but I suppose we have feelings in us so that we may realise that other people have them too." – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  8. But because I realise how much better a fellow he is than myself, I believe that he has every prospect of being a decidedly happy man. – The Silent Isle by Arthur Christopher Benson
  9. He makes no attempt to realise his persons or to grasp the significance of events. – Latin Literature by J. W. Mackail
  10. He did not at once realise how great, how renowned. – The Card, A Story Of Adventure In The Five Towns by Arnold Bennett
  11. He could hardly realise that it was indeed all over. – The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle
  12. Do we come into the world with a certain capacity for pleasure and pain and realise it no matter what our external circumstances may be? – Leaves in the Wind by A. G. Gardiner
  13. " I realise all that you have been, all that you have suffered," he said at last, aware that his words sounded hysterical in the icy constraint which surrounded them. – The Ancient Law by Ellen Glasgow
  14. Something about the tone of Hilda's letter made me realise that she intended to put the sea between us. – Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose by Grant Allen
  15. He probably did not realise the full value of his discovery; but he had sufficient sense to break off a few specimens and hasten to show them to his master. – The-Romance-of-Industry-and-Invention by Cochrane, Robert
  16. " Don't think I do not realise that you have worked," she went on after a pause. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  17. You don't realise what you are liable to for mutiny. – On the Heels of De Wet by The Intelligence Officer
  18. I don't believe you half realise what you've been through now. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  19. The soldier wrote: " I realise that when this war is over we must be better equipped than ever before to meet world business competition. – The War After the War by Isaac Frederick Marcosson