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Another word for make

  1. To create by forming, combining, or altering materials

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  2. To cause to be in a certain state or to undergo a particular experience or action

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  3. To select for an office or position

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  4. To cause (a person or thing) to act or move in spite of resistance

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  5. To cause to be ready, as for use, consumption, or a special purpose

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  6. To put in force or cause to be by legal authority

  7. To journey over (a specified distance)

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  8. To proceed in a specified direction

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  9. To receive, as wages, for one's labor

  10. To be the constituent parts of.

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    make out

  1. To perceive and fix the identity of, especially with difficulty

  2. make out

  3. To progress or perform adequately, especially in difficult circumstances

  4. make out

  5. To engage in kissing, caressing, and other amorous behavior

  6. make over

  7. To change the ownership of (property) by means of a legal document

  8. make up

  9. To use ingenuity in making, developing, or achieving

  10. make up

  11. To compose or recite without preparation

  12. make up

  13. To reestablish friendship between

Another word for make


Synonym Study

  • Fabricate implies building or manufacturing, often by assembling standardized parts, and, in extended use, connotes fictitious invention
  • Manufacture implies production from raw materials, now esp. by machinery and on a large scale, and, in extended use, may suggest a mechanical or uninspired quality
  • Construct implies the putting of parts together systematically according to some design
  • Fashion implies inventiveness, cleverness of design, the use of skill, etc.
  • Shape suggests the imparting of a specific form, as by molding, cutting, hammering, etc.
  • Form suggests a definite contour, structure, or design in the thing made
  • Make is the general term meaning to bring into being and may imply the producing of something physically or mentally