What is make up?

  • (verb): Devise or compose.
    Example: "This designer makes up our Spring collections"; "He designed women's shoes"
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "make up":

  • (verb): Apply make-up or cosmetics to one's face to appear prettier.
    Example: "She makes herself up every morning"
  • (verb): Put in order or neaten.
    Example: "Make up a room"
    Synonyms: make
  • (verb): Make up work that was missed due to absence at a later point.
    Example: "I have to make up a French exam"
    Synonyms: catch up with