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OVERVIEW OF NOUN MAKE

1) brand, make: a recognizable kind; “there’s a new brand of hero in the movies now”; “what make of car is that?”

2) shuffle, shuffling, make: the act of mixing cards haphazardly

OVERVIEW OF VERB MAKE

1) make, do: engage in; “make love, not war”; “make an effort”; “do research”; “do nothing”; “make revolution”

2) make, get: give certain properties to something; “get someone mad”; “She made us look silly”; “He made a fool of himself at the meeting”; “Don’t make this into a big deal”; “This invention will make you a millionaire”; “Make yourself clear

3) make, create: make or cause to be or to become; “make a mess in one’s office”; “create a furor”; “chef Darryl Espinoza teaches sailors how to make cakes”

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4) induce, stimulate, cause, have, get, make: cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner; “The ads induced me to buy a VCR”; “My children finally got me to buy a computer”; “My wife made me buy a new sofa”

5) cause, do, make: give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally; “cause a commotion”; “make a stir”; “cause an accident

6) produce, make, create: create or manufacture a man-made product; “We produce more cars than we can sell”; “The company has been making toys for two centuries”

7) draw, make: make, formulate, or derive in the mind; “I draw a line here”; “draw a conclusion”; “draw parallels”; “make an estimate”; “What do you make of his remarks?”

8) make: compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way; “People cannot be made to integrate just by passing a law!”; “Heat makes you sweat

9) create, make: create by artistic means; “create a poem”; “Schoenberg created twelve-tone music”; “Picasso created Cubism”; “Auden made verses”

10) gain, take in, clear, make, earn, realize, realise, pull in, bring in: earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; “How much do you make a month in your new job?”; “She earns a lot in her new job”; “this merger brought in lots of money”; “He clears $5,000 each month

11) do, make: create or design, often in a certain way; “Do my room in blue”; “I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest

12) form, constitute, make: to compose or represent:”This wall forms the background of the stage setting”; “The branches made a roof”; “This makes a fine introduction

13) reach, make, get to, progress to: reach a goal, e.g., “make the first team”; “We made it!”; “She may not make the grade”

14) make: be or be capable of being changed or made into; “He makes a great host”; “He will make a fine father

15) make: make by shaping or bringing together constituents; “make a dress”; “make a cake”; “make a wall of stones”

16) make: perform or carry out; “make a decision”; “make a move”; “make advances”; “make a phone call

17) construct, build, make: make by combining materials and parts; “this little pig made his house out of straw”; “Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer”

18) make: change from one form into another; “make water into wine”; “make lead into gold”; “make clay into bricks”

19) make: act in a certain way so as to acquire; “make friends”; “make enemies”

20) name, nominate, make: charge with a function; charge to be; “She was named Head of the Committee”; “She was made president of the club

21) have, get, make: achieve a point or goal; “Nicklaus had a 70″; “The Brazilian team got 4 goals”; “She made 29 points that day

22) reach, make, attain, hit, arrive at, gain: reach a destination, either real or abstract; “We hit Detroit by noon”; “The water reached the doorstep”; “We barely made it to the finish line”; “I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts”

23) lay down, establish, make: institute, enact, or establish; “make laws”

24) make: carry out or commit; “make a mistake”; “commit a faux-pas”

25) make: add up to; “four and four make eight”

26) make: form by assembling individuals or constituents; “Make a quorum”

27) hold, throw, have, make, give: organize or be responsible for; “hold a reception”; “have, throw, or make a party”; “give a course

28) cook, fix, ready, make, prepare: prepare for eating by applying heat; “Cook me dinner, please”; “can you make me an omelette?”; “fix breakfast for the guests, please

29) make, make up: put in order or neaten; “make the bed”; “make up a room

30) take, make: head into a specified direction; “The escaped convict took to the hills”; “We made for the mountains”

31) stool, defecate, shit, take a shit, take a crap, ca-ca, crap, make: have a bowel movement; “The dog had made in the flower beds”

32) make: undergo fabrication or creation; “This wool makes into a nice sweater”

33) make: be suitable for; “Wood makes good furniture”

34) make: amount to; “This salary increase makes no difference to my standard of living”

35) make: constitute the essence of; “Clothes make the man

36) make: appear to begin an activity; “He made to speak but said nothing in the end”; “She made as if to say hello to us”

37) make, work: proceed along a path; “work one’s way through the crowd”; “make one’s way into the forest

38) make: reach in time; “We barely made the plane”

39) make: gather and light the materials for; “make a fire

40) seduce, score, make: induce to have sex; “Harry finally seduced Sally”; “Did you score last night?”; “Harry made Sally”

41) make: assure the success of; “A good review by this critic will make your play!”

42) make, pretend, make believe: represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like; “She makes like an actress

43) make: consider as being; “It wasn’t the problem some people made it

44) make: calculate as being; “I make the height about 100 feet”

45) make: cause to be enjoyable or pleasurable; “make my day

46) make: favor the development of; “Practice makes the winner”

47) make: develop into; “He will make a splendid father!”

48) make: behave in a certain way; “make merry

49) make, urinate, piddle, puddle, micturate, piss, pee, pee-pee, make water, relieve oneself, take a leak, spend a penny, wee, wee-wee, pass water: eliminate urine; “Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug

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