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materialize

Synonyms of materialize in English:

verb

  • 1 the forecasted rain did not materialize
    informal come off
    formal eventuate
    literary come to pass
  • 2 Harry materialized at the door
    appear, turn up, arrive, make/put in an appearance, present oneself/itself, emerge, surface, reveal oneself/itself, show one's face, pop up
    informal show up
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