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Noun: making mey-king
- The act that results in something coming to be
"the making of measurements"; "it was already in the making";
- devising, fashioning
- An attribute that must be met or complied with and that fits a person for something
"she has the makings of fine musician";
- (usually plural) the components needed for making or doing something
"the recipe listed all the makings for a chocolate cake"
- Engage in
"make love, not war"; "make an effort"; "make revolution";
- Give certain properties to something
"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";
- Make or cause to be or to become
"make a mess in one's office";
- Make someone or something act in a particular way or do a particular thing
"My wife made me buy a new sofa";
- induce, stimulate, cause, have, get
- Give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally
"make a stir";
- cause, do, engender
- Create or manufacture a man-made product
"The company has been making toys for two centuries";
- produce, create
- Make, formulate, or derive in the mind
"make an estimate"; "What do you make of his remarks?";
- 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"
- Create by artistic means
"Auden made verses";
- Earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
"How much do you make a month in your new job?";
- gain, take in, clear, earn, realize, realise [Brit], pull in, bring in
- Create or design, often in a certain way
"make my room in blue";
- To compose or represent
"The branches made a roof"; "This makes a fine introduction";
- form, constitute
- Reach a goal, e.g. "make the first team"
"We made it!"; "She may not make the grade";
- reach, get to, progress to
- Be or be capable of being changed or made into
"He makes a great host"; "He will make a fine father"
- Make by shaping or bringing together constituents
"make a dress"; "make a cake"; "make a wall of stones"
- Perform or carry out
"make a decision"; "make a move"; "make advances"; "make a phone call"
- Make by combining materials and parts
"this little pig made his house out of straw";
- construct, build
- Change from one form into another
"make water into wine"; "make lead into gold"; "make clay into bricks"
- Act in a certain way so as to acquire
"make friends"; "make enemies"
- Charge with a function; charge to be
"She was made president of the club";
- name, nominate
- Achieve a point or goal
"She made 29 points that day";
- have, get
- Be at the destination after some time, either real or abstract; come to a given position
"We barely made it to the finish line";
- reach, attain, hit, arrive at, gain
- Institute, enact; formally write
- lay down, establish
- Carry out or commit
"make a mistake"
- Form by assembling individuals or constituents
"Make a quorum"
- Organize or be responsible for
"have, throw, or make a party";
- hold, throw, have, give
- Put in order or neaten
"make the bed"; "make up a room";
- make up
- Head into a specified direction
"We made for the mountains";
- Have a bowel movement
"The dog had made in the flower beds";
- stool, defecate, ca-ca [N. Amer], poop [N. Amer]
- Undergo fabrication or creation
"This wool makes into a nice sweater"
- Be suitable for
"Wood makes good furniture"
- (arithmetic) add up to
"four and four make eight"
- Amount to
"This salary increase makes no difference to my standard of living"
- Constitute the essence of
"Clothes make the man"
- Appear to begin an activity
"He made to speak but said nothing in the end"; "She made as if to say hello to us"
- Proceed along a path
"make one's way into the forest";
- Reach in time
"We barely made the plane"
- Gather and light the materials for
"make a fire"
- (of food) combine or process (e.g. heat) to make ready for eating
"can you make me an omelette?";
- cook, fix, ready, prepare
- Induce to have sex
"Harry made Sally";
- seduce, score
- Assure the success of
"A good review by this critic will make your play!"
- Represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like
"She makes like an actress";
- pretend, make believe
- Consider as being
"It wasn't the problem some people made it"
- Calculate as being
"I make the height about 100 feet"
- Cause to be enjoyable or pleasurable
"make my day"
- Favour the development of
"Practice makes the winner"
- Develop into
"He will make a splendid father!"
- Behave in a certain way
- Eliminate urine
"Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug";
- urinate, piddle, puddle, micturate, pee, pee-pee, make water, relieve oneself, take a leak, spend a penny [Brit], wee [Brit], wee-wee, pass water, widdle [Brit]
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