Student Thesaurus

One entry found for materialize.
Entry Word: materialize
Function: verb
Text: 1 to come into existence <the business speculator promised profits that never seemed to materialize> -- see BEGIN 2
2 to come into view <the train station materialized through the fog> -- see APPEAR 1
3 to come to one's attention especially gradually or unexpectedly <an unforeseen problem with this project seems to have materialized> -- see ARISE 2
4 to represent in visible form <a statue of a grieving woman that seems to materialize the very concept of grief> -- see EMBODY 2