What is make?

  • (verb): Be suitable for.
    Example: "Wood makes good furniture"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on make:

Make, Botswana
... Make is a village in Kgalagadi District of Botswana ... It is located in the Kalahari Desert and it has a primary school ...
Crafts Council - Activity - Make
... Crafts Council Collective is a range of five professional development schemes that support the sector by offering makers a range of opportunities and resources, including networking events opportunities for business and creative growth support for start-ups and ways to explore new pathways to practice. ...

More definitions of "make":

  • (verb): Appear to begin an activity.
    Example: "He made to speak but said nothing i the end"; "She made a if to say hello to us"
  • (verb): Change from one form into another.
    Example: "Make water into wine"; "make lead into gold"; "make clay into bricks"
  • (verb): Gather and light the materials for.
    Example: "Make a fire"
  • (verb): Charge with a function; charge to be.
    Synonyms: name, nominate
  • (verb): Institute, enact, or establish.
    Example: "Make laws"
    Synonyms: lay down, establish
  • (verb): Amount to.
    Example: "This salary increase makes no difference to my standard of living"
  • (verb): Prepare for eating by applying heat.
    Example: "Can you make me an omelette?"
    Synonyms: cook, fix, ready, prepare
  • (verb): Carry out or commit.
    Example: "Make a mistake"; "commit a faux-pas"
  • (verb): Form by assembling individuals or constituents.
    Example: "Make a quorum"; "The branches made a roof"
  • (verb): Represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like.
    Synonyms: pretend, make believe
  • (verb): Organize or be responsible for.
    Example: "Have, throw, or make a party"
    Synonyms: hold, throw, have, give
  • (verb): Cause to be enjoyable or pleasurable.
    Example: "Make my day"
  • (verb): Make, formulate, or derive in the mind.
    Example: "Make an estimate"; "What do you make of his remarks?"
    Synonyms: draw
  • (verb): Reach in time.
    Example: "We barely made the plane"
  • (verb): Put in order or neaten.
    Example: "Make the bed"; "make up a room"
    Synonyms: make up
  • (verb): Perform or carry out.
    Example: "Make a decision"; "make a move"; "make advances"; "make a phone call"
  • (verb): Create by artistic means.
    Synonyms: create
  • (verb): Develop into.
    Example: "He will make a splendid father!"
  • (verb): Engage in.
    Example: "Make love, not war"; "make an effort"; "make revolution"
    Synonyms: do
  • (verb): Calculate as being.
    Example: "I make the height about 100 feet"
  • (verb): Create or manufacture a man-made product.
    Example: "The company has been making toys for two centuries"
    Synonyms: produce, create
  • (verb): Give certain properties to something.
    Example: "Don't make this into a big deal"; "This invention will make you a millionaire"; "Make yourself clear"
    Synonyms: get
  • (verb): Make by combining materials and parts.
    Synonyms: construct, build
  • (verb): Proceed along a path.
    Example: "Make one's way into the forest"
    Synonyms: work
  • (verb): Assure the success of.
    Example: "A good review by this critic will make your play!"
  • (verb): Head into a specified direction.
    Synonyms: take
  • (verb): Add up to.
    Example: "Four and four make eight"
  • (verb): Create or design, often in a certain way.
    Synonyms: do
  • (verb): Behave in a certain way.
    Example: "Make merry"
  • (verb): Consider as being.
    Example: "It wasn't the problem some people made it"
  • (verb): Act in a certain way so as to acquire.
    Example: "Make friends"; "make enemies"
  • (verb): Be or be capable of being changed or made into.
    Example: "He makes a great host"; "He will make a fine father"
  • (verb): Constitute the essence of.
    Example: "Clothes make the man"
  • (verb): Compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way.
    Example: "People cannot be made to integrate just by passing a law!"; "Heat makes you sweat"
  • (verb): Favor the development of.
    Example: "Practice makes the winner"
  • (verb): Give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally.
    Example: "Make a stir"
    Synonyms: cause, do
  • (verb): Undergo fabrication or creation.
    Example: "This wool makes into a nice sweater"
  • (verb): .
    Example: "Reach a goal, e.g., "make the first team"; "She may not make the grade"
    Synonyms: reach, get to, progress to
  • (verb): Make by shaping or bringing together constituents.
    Example: "Make a dress"; "make a cake"; "make a wall of stones"
  • (verb): Achieve a point or goal.
    Synonyms: have, get
  • (verb): Make or cause to be or to become.
    Example: "Make a mess in one's office"
    Synonyms: create
  • (noun): A recognizable kind.
    Example: "What make of car is that?"
    Synonyms: brand