make make  /ˈmeɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) make or cause to be or to become
  2. (v) cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner
  3. (v) give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally
  4. (v) create or manufacture a man-made product
  5. (v) make, formulate, or derive in the mind
  6. (v) compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way
  7. (v) create by artistic means
  8. (v) earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
  9. (v) create or design, often in a certain way
  10. (v) to compose or represent:
  11. (v) reach a goal, e.g.,
  12. (v) be or be capable of being changed or made into
  13. (v) make by shaping or bringing together constituents
  14. (v) perform or carry out
  15. (v) make by combining materials and parts
  16. (v) change from one form into another
  17. (v) act in a certain way so as to acquire
  18. (v) charge with a function; charge to be
  19. (v) achieve a point or goal
  20. (v) reach a destination, either real or abstract
  21. (v) institute, enact, or establish
  22. (v) carry out or commit
  23. (v) form by assembling individuals or constituents
  24. (v) organize or be responsible for
  25. (v) put in order or neaten
  26. (v) head into a specified direction
  27. (v) have a bowel movement
  28. (v) undergo fabrication or creation
  29. (v) be suitable for
  30. (v) add up to
  31. (v) amount to
  32. (v) constitute the essence of
  33. (v) appear to begin an activity
  34. (v) proceed along a path
  35. (v) reach in time
  36. (v) gather and light the materials for
  37. (v) prepare for eating by applying heat
  38. (v) induce to have sex
  39. (v) assure the success of
  40. (v) represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like
  41. (v) consider as being
  42. (v) calculate as being
  43. (v) cause to be enjoyable or pleasurable
  44. (v) favor the development of
  45. (v) develop into
  46. (v) behave in a certain way
  47. (v) eliminate urine
  48. (n) a recognizable kind
  49. (n) the act of mixing cards haphazardly
  50. (v) engage in
  51. (v) give certain properties to something

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Usage(s):

  1. Exclusive: How lobbyists are pulling off a synfuel scheme with help from key lawmakers and you'll pay.
  2. Over the course of the 2008 Presidential election, a boring speech by John McCain became so common that late-night comedians rarely found the energy to make fun of it anymore.
  3. As Zack and Miri make their porno, Kevin Smith loses his mojo, then finds it again.

News

  1. Avalanche make MacKinnon first pick

    Avalanche make MacKinnon first pick Associated Press Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 9:20 pm, Sunday, June 30, 2013 The Avalanche won the draft lottery for the first time in team history and Joe Sakic, the man put in charge of Colorado's rebuilding project, had made it clear that ...
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

  2. Rockets make Asik, Lin available

    Rockets make Asik, Lin available
    on July 1, 2013     Source: CBS Sports

  3. Make Money From Your Rent Increase - Buy These REITs

    Make Money From Your Rent Increase - Buy These REITs        
    on July 1, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

Quotes

  1. "You simply don't deserve this kind of cowardly betrayal," Gilbert said in the letter to the Cleveland fans. "You have given so much and deserve so much more. In the meantime, I want to make one statement to you tonight: I personally...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Dan Gilbert Source: AFP

  2. "I don't make this decision based on any difference in policy," Obama said in the Rose Garden, where the literal sweltering heat probably paled in comparsion to what McChrystal suffered in a half-hour meeting this morning with the...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: New York Daily News (blog)

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