- 1 1.1 (hacer, ejecutar) [tarea] to carry out, execute [formal]; [viaje/visita] to make; [prueba/entrevista] to conduct están realizando gestiones para conseguirlo they are taking the necessary steps to achieve it las últimas encuestas realizadas the latest surveys carried out o/or taken ha realizado una magnífica labor he has done a magnificent job los médicos que realizaron la operación the doctors who performed the operation 1.2 (cumplir) [sueños/ambiciones/ilusiones] to fulfill (inglés norteamericano/American English) o/or (inglés británico/British English) fulfil, realize
realizarse v pron
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.