Usage examples for realizes

  1. While the paint is fresh, or " wet," the word by which you are warned from its contact everywhere, it is undeniably pleasing; it gives the gray town an air of girlish innocence, and, with the boxes of brilliant flowers at every window- sill, promises a gayety which the season realizes in rather unusual measure. – London Films by W.D. Howells
  2. This is easily accounted for when one realizes the muted days of his early life, so filled with dread and discord, when he was afraid to play like other children, afraid to say anything, and with no outlet in the way of pets, on which he could expend his natural playfulness and lavish his love. – Edgar Saltus: The Man by Marie Saltus
  3. No one realizes better than myself the terrible risks they are taking, the fearful toil in silence and darkness, almost within hearing of the guards. – Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist by Alexander Berkman
  4. With the terrible clearness of vision of those who are about to die, she suddenly realizes that her childhood and youth have been sacrificed to a vast self- love. – Fromont and Risler, Complete by Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  5. The world- process is a logical process; and nature and history, in which spirit of the world realizes itself, are but applied logic. – The Psychology of Beauty by Ethel D. Puffer
  6. At Orleans, Blois, or Tours one hardly realizes this, much less at Nevers. – Castles and Chateaux of Old Touraine and the Loire Country by Francis Miltoun
  7. The relief given is true relief in that the man earns it himself and realizes this fact, and because, along with this realization, comes a return of manhood and independence. – The Social Work of the Salvation Army by Edwin Gifford Lamb
  8. There is a row of houses on either side, with great gaps between them, and he is barely able to make out the strip of lighter shade which he judges is the street he is to follow, the night is so dark; but as the hotel is said to lie directly across his path, he argues that he is sure to run into it sooner or later, so he blunders on, shivering when he realizes that he is becoming wet to the skin. – The Mystery of the Locks by Edgar Watson Howe
  9. He is older than he realizes. – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  10. Why, mother, can anything be plainer than that he realizes our presence here to be a constant menace to some of his interests? – Ralph of the Roundhouse by Allen Chapman
  11. " What about the girl who would rather fight out her own destiny than live through the miserable and immoral- yes, immoral- process of a marriage that she realizes has been a mistake? – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst
  12. No one here yet realizes that Malik Ambar has . – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  13. He's had them all behaving mildly for quite a while, because he can whip any man in the country, and everybody realizes it. – The Valley of the Giants by Peter B. Kyne
  14. He realizes at last that I am entirely devoted to him, and that his happiness alone is my object." – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock
  15. He brings up recollections of his earliest boyhood; he reminds his father of the garden- patch which he set aside for him long, long ago; of the trees and vines which he gave him to plant; and then the father realizes that the mighty man before him is indeed his son. – The Moral Instruction of Children by Felix Adler
  16. Yet such a teacher often little realizes that it has been his own wicked fears and worries that helped- to put it mildly- the evil assert itself. – Quit Your Worrying! by George Wharton James
  17. She realizes that time is the most precious thing any one of us has. – How Girls Can Help Their Country by Juliette Low Agnes Baden-Powell Robert Baden-Powell
  18. He probably knows more than he himself realizes. – Carl and the Cotton Gin by Sara Ware Bassett
  19. I have hopes, however, that when he realizes how contemptible and petty these things are he will cease doing them. – The New Boy at Hilltop by Ralph Henry Barbour
  20. Once it realizes it is on temporary vacation, the stomach wisely decides to reduce itself to a size suitable for a retired organ. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon