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Present participle for to be reconciled after a quarrel
“At the end of it all, you swap shirts, shake hands, make up, and go home.”
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Present participle for to contrive of (something) using skill or ingenuity
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“He had a way with words and would make up excuses for his incompetence on the fly.”
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Present participle for to make up or be a part of a whole
“In total, twelve long chapters would make up the entire book.”
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Present participle for to put together using parts or materials
“He would make up a new toy each day with his Lego bricks.”
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Present participle for to form by mixing together parts or materials
“You can make up a sauce with the following ingredients.”
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Present participle for to compensate for something missed or lost
“He can make up the time next week.”
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(idiomatic) Present participle for to settle an argument
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Present participle for to act in a submissive manner
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Present participle for to join two objects together (again)
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Present participle for to carry out an action to the end
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Present participle for to affect
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Present participle for to make full or complete again by supplying what has been used up
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Present participle for act a part
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Present participle for to apply rouge (makeup)
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Present participle for to come up with a false account or representation of something
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Present participle for to describe or distinguish the distinctive nature or features of
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Present participle for to supply or make up a medicine or prescription
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Present participle for to tell (usually fraudulently) in such a way as to render less severe or serious
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Present participle for to be inclusive of after payment of an agreed amount of money or funds
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Present participle for to fix, correct, revise or improve (a text or document)
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Present participle for improve the appearance of
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Present participle for to provide comfort or assuagement to
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Present participle for mix or cause to mix together
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Present participle for to set up or establish
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Present participle for to add to or supplement
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Present participle for to hide or conceal something (literally or figuratively)
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Present participle for to make amends for an offense, crime or sin one has committed
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Present participle for to add fuel to (a fire)
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Present participle for to make changes to correct an error or mistake
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Present participle for to make small improvements to one's appearance
Noun
The action or art of producing something, typically a creative work
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