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[uhn-ree-uh-lahyzd] /ʌnˈri əˌlaɪzd/
not made real or actual; not resulting in accomplishment, as a task or aim:
unrealized ambitions.
not known or suspected:
unrealized talent.
Origin of unrealized
1765-75; un-1 + realized Unabridged
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  • They completely satisfy wishes excited during the day which remain unrealized.
  • We both expressed the wish to own an automobile-again an unrealized ambition.
  • Although much of nanotechnology's promise remains unrealized, investment in the field is booming.
  • Income inequality represents this unrealized potential to profitably redistribute.
  • The potential for renewables to replace those fuels is still mostly unrealized.
  • Eventually peak load shifted as a result and consumers were stuck with unrealized savings because of increase in off-peak rates.
  • Each of these characters left not only unanswered questions but unrealized talent and unknown potential as well.
  • Displays the unrealized loss for the accounting entry.
  • In addition, two of the three reports showed the unrealized gain or loss for each position.
British Dictionary definitions for unrealized


(of an ambition, hope, goal, etc) not attained or brought to fruition
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