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  • v  engage in
  • v  give certain properties to something
    She made us look silly
    He made a fool of himself at the meeting
  • v  make or cause to be or to become
  • v  cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner
    My wife made me buy a new sofa
  • v  give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally
  • v  create or manufacture a man-made product
  • v  make, formulate, or derive in the mind
  • v  compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way
    People cannot be made to integrate just by passing a law!
  • v  create by artistic means
    Auden made verses
  • v  earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
  • v  create or design, often in a certain way
  • v  to compose or represent:"This wall forms the background of the stage setting"
    The branches made a roof
  • v  reach a goal, e.g., "make the first team"
    We made it!
  • v  be or be capable of being changed or made into
  • v  make by shaping or bringing together constituents
  • v  perform or carry out
  • v  make by combining materials and parts
    this little pig made his house out of straw
  • v  change from one form into another
  • v  act in a certain way so as to acquire
  • v  charge with a function; charge to be
    She was made president of the club
  • v  achieve a point or goal
    She made 29 points that day
  • v  reach a destination, either real or abstract
    We barely made it to the finish line
  • v  institute, enact, or establish
  • v  carry out or commit
  • v  form by assembling individuals or constituents
  • v  organize or be responsible for
  • v  put in order or neaten
  • v  head into a specified direction
    We made for the mountains
  • v  have a bowel movement
    The dog had made in the flower beds
  • v  undergo fabrication or creation
  • v  be suitable for
  • v  add up to
  • v  amount to
  • v  constitute the essence of
  • v  appear to begin an activity
    He made to speak but said nothing in the end
    She made as if to say hello to us
  • v  proceed along a path
  • v  reach in time
    We barely made the plane
  • v  gather and light the materials for
  • v  prepare for eating by applying heat
  • v  induce to have sex
    Harry made Sally
  • v  assure the success of
  • v  represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like
  • v  consider as being
    It wasn't the problem some people made it
  • v  calculate as being
  • v  cause to be enjoyable or pleasurable
  • v  favor the development of
  • v  develop into
  • v  behave in a certain way
  • v  eliminate urine
    Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug
  • s  produced by a manufacturing process; rope and nails"
    bought some made goods at the local store
  • a  (of a bed) having the sheets and blankets set in order
    a neatly made bed
  • s  successful or assured of success
    now I am a made man forever"- Christopher Marlowe

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    We worked hard to get here, and now we have made the final,Villa said. "It's a great thing."

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