[verb] engage in; "make love, not war"; "make an effort"; "do research"; "do nothing"; "make revolution" Synonyms: do
[verb] give certain properties to something; "get someone mad"; "She made us look silly"; "He made a fool of himself at the meeting"; "Don't make this into a big deal"; "This invention will make you a millionaire"; "Make yourself clear" Synonyms: get
[verb] make or cause to be or to become; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor" Synonyms: create
[verb] cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner; "The ads induced me to buy a VCR"; "My children finally got me to buy a computer"; "My wife made me buy a new sofa" Synonyms: induce, stimulate, cause, have, get
[verb] give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally; "cause a commotion"; "make a stir"; "cause an accident" Synonyms: cause, do
[verb] create or manufacture a man-made product; "We produce more cars than we can sell"; "The company has been making toys for two centuries" Synonyms: produce, create
[verb] make, formulate, or derive in the mind; "I draw a line here"; "draw a conclusion"; "draw parallels"; "make an estimate"; "What do you make of his remarks?" Synonyms: draw
[verb] compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way; "People cannot be made to integrate just by passing a law!"; "Heat makes you sweat"
[verb] create by artistic means; "create a poem"; "Schoenberg created twelve-tone music"; "Picasso created Cubism"; "Auden made verses" Synonyms: create
[verb] earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; "How much do you make a month in your new job?"; "She earns a lot in her new job"; "this merger brought in lots of money"; "He clears $5,000 each month" Synonyms: gain, take in, clear, earn, realize, realise, pull in, bring in
[verb] create or design, often in a certain way; "Do my room in blue"; "I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest" Synonyms: do
[verb] to compose or represent:"This wall forms the background of the stage setting"; "The branches made a roof"; "This makes a fine introduction" Synonyms: form, constitute
[verb] reach a goal, e.g., "make the first team"; "We made it!"; "She may not make the grade" Synonyms: reach, get to, progress to
[verb] be or be capable of being changed or made into; "He makes a great host"; "He will make a fine father"
[verb] make by shaping or bringing together constituents; "make a dress"; "make a cake"; "make a wall of stones"
[verb] perform or carry out; "make a decision"; "make a move"; "make advances"; "make a phone call"
[verb] make by combining materials and parts; "this little pig made his house out of straw"; "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer" Synonyms: construct, build
[verb] change from one form into another; "make water into wine"; "make lead into gold"; "make clay into bricks"
[verb] act in a certain way so as to acquire; "make friends"; "make enemies"
[verb] charge with a function; charge to be; "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club" Synonyms: name, nominate
[verb] achieve a point or goal; "Nicklaus had a 70"; "The Brazilian team got 4 goals"; "She made 29 points that day" Synonyms: have, get
[verb] reach a destination, either real or abstract; "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts" Synonyms: reach, attain, hit, arrive at, gain