making making  /ˈmeɪ kɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the act that results in something coming to be
  2. (n) an attribute that must be met or complied with and that fits a person for something
  3. (n) (usually plural) the components needed for making or doing something

Usage(s):

  • Speyside Cooperage has been family owned since 1947 and produces the finest casks from American Oak, providing a vital ingredient in Scotland's whisky making process.

News

  1. Making the grade

    Making the grade Reviews of their services, good and bad, help local hospitals in their work to improve care for their patients. Krystle Wagner Grand Haven Jun 12, 2013 googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display("dfp-ad-ght300x250"); }); One of the reviews is called Healthgrades — which looks at clinical outcomes, patient satisfaction, safety and health conditions. The 2012 report reviews ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Grand Haven Tribune

  2. Making Debuts in Princeton Healthcare 10k Run, Martin, Kinsella Produce Winning Performances

    Chris Martin and Susan Kinsella were both making debut efforts last Sunday in the Princeton Healthcare 10k Run. “This is the first time I have done this race, believe it or not, even though I have been in the area since ’99,” said Martin, 37, a resident of Lawrenceville.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Princeton Town Topics

  3. Making the rounds: Mountain West news and notes

    Making the rounds: Mountain West news and notes
    on June 11, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

Quotes

  1. "These laws also have the potential of violating the rights of innocent American citizens and legal residents, making them subject to possible stops or questioning because of what they look like or how they sound," Obama said.
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The New Mexico Independent

  2. "Some say the gains we are making in Iraq come too late," Mr Bush said. "They are mistaken. It is never too late to deal a blow to al-Qaeda. It is never too late to advance freedom. And it is never too late to support our troops in a fight...
    on Sep 14, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Times Online

  3. "Audiences repeatedly told me they wanted more of Pandora and wished they could have stayed there longer. So we're making that possible," said Cameron in a press satatement.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: James Cameron Source: Economic Times

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