darse cuenta


darse cuenta
v.
to realize, to catch on, to catch the drift, to find out.
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(v.) = become + aware, dawn on, detect, perceive, find, note, make + aware, come to + realise, wise up, reach + understanding, eye + catch, strike + home, suss (out), hit + home
Ex. For the first time now he became aware that he was being watched.
Ex. It dawned on her that what she was doing might be a mistake, and she began to think of how best to extricate herself.
Ex. Then, in the 1930s extraterrestrial radio signals were detected, and during the last four decades a whole new intellectual area of science has developed, namely radio astronomy.
Ex. Hypermedia offers unheard of opportunities to gain insight into the way young people perceive, process and use information.
Ex. His trial came up in July 1892 and by then the city accountant had found that over $9,000 had been misappropriated.
Ex. Collation is the term used for the physical check of books to note any imperfections such as missing or duplicated sections.
Ex. Libraries need to be made aware of all possible networking options, the benefits of the lesser known OSI suite of protocols and the requirements for establishing an OSI environment.
Ex. Gradually many of these conquerors came to realize that, although military might was necessary to gain control over an area, sheer force of arms was not sufficient to govern effectively.
Ex. The article 'Cataloguing electronic resources: wise up or dumb down?' argues that WWW search engines do a good job in impossibly difficult circumstances but that they do not provide enough information about a resource.
Ex. There was no other way that William could just then express the understanding he had clearly reached that some books are impossible to read.
Ex. As Klaus's acute observations are unhampered by romantic ideals, his eye catches the plastic trash by the roadway as well as the colors of moss on the landing strip.
Ex. Among many observations in this widely bruited report, one in particular struck home: fewer books had been translated into Arabic in a millennium than were translated into Spanish in a year.
Ex. He was incredulous when he sussed that the noises came from bona-fide gibbons.
Ex. With our students, with our employees, the stress of the pulp and paper mill's shutdown is starting to hit home.
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(v.) = become + aware, dawn on, detect, perceive, find, note, make + aware, come to + realise, wise up, reach + understanding, eye + catch, strike + home, suss (out), hit + home

Ex: For the first time now he became aware that he was being watched.

Ex: It dawned on her that what she was doing might be a mistake, and she began to think of how best to extricate herself.
Ex: Then, in the 1930s extraterrestrial radio signals were detected, and during the last four decades a whole new intellectual area of science has developed, namely radio astronomy.
Ex: Hypermedia offers unheard of opportunities to gain insight into the way young people perceive, process and use information.
Ex: His trial came up in July 1892 and by then the city accountant had found that over $9,000 had been misappropriated.
Ex: Collation is the term used for the physical check of books to note any imperfections such as missing or duplicated sections.
Ex: Libraries need to be made aware of all possible networking options, the benefits of the lesser known OSI suite of protocols and the requirements for establishing an OSI environment.
Ex: Gradually many of these conquerors came to realize that, although military might was necessary to gain control over an area, sheer force of arms was not sufficient to govern effectively.
Ex: The article 'Cataloguing electronic resources: wise up or dumb down?' argues that WWW search engines do a good job in impossibly difficult circumstances but that they do not provide enough information about a resource.
Ex: There was no other way that William could just then express the understanding he had clearly reached that some books are impossible to read.
Ex: As Klaus's acute observations are unhampered by romantic ideals, his eye catches the plastic trash by the roadway as well as the colors of moss on the landing strip.
Ex: Among many observations in this widely bruited report, one in particular struck home: fewer books had been translated into Arabic in a millennium than were translated into Spanish in a year.
Ex: He was incredulous when he sussed that the noises came from bona-fide gibbons.
Ex: With our students, with our employees, the stress of the pulp and paper mill's shutdown is starting to hit home.


Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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