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made Explained

made at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


made at English irregular forms Of Explained:

=> {make}

made at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1387, from M.E. maked, from O.E. macod "made," pp. of macian "to make" (see make). To be a made man is in Marlowe's "Faust" (1590). To have it made (1955) is Amer.Eng. colloquial. ///

made at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

1 the past tense and past participle of make:
2 factory-made/German-made/homemade etc: made in a factory, in Germany, at home etc// --sales of Japanese-made cars//
3 have (got) it made: informal to have everything that you need for success or for a happy life// --Nice house, good job, lovely family - you've got it made!//
4 see/find out what sb is (really) made of: informal to find out how strong, brave etc someone is or how skilful they are at doing something// --Come on then! Let's see what you're made of.//
5 I'm not made of money: spoken used when someone has asked you to pay for something in order to say that you cannot afford it and that you think they are being unreasonable// --I can't buy you shoes as well - I'm not made of money!//
6 be made for each other: informal to be completely suitable for each other, especially as husband and wife// --Jacinta and Dermot were made for each other.//
7 be made (for life): informal to be so rich that you will never have to work again// --If the deal is successful, I'll be made for life.//

MADE at English => English (acronym) Of Explained:

Manufacturing Automation and Design Engineering

made at German => English Of Explained:

maggot, worm

made at German => English Of Explained:



made at German => English Of Explained:


made at Japanese => English Of Explained:

till doing

MADE at English => English (GNU/Linux) Of Explained:

Multimedia Application Development Environment (CWI) From VERA

made at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

65 Moby Thesaurus words for "made":
assembled, assured of success, brought about, built, cast, caused,
coming, constructed, crafted, created, crowned with success,
custom, custom-built, custom-made, done, effectuated, executed,
extracted, fabricated, fashioned, forged, formed, fortunate,
gathered, grown, handcrafted, handmade, harvested, homemade,
homespun, machine-made, machined, made to order, man-made,
manufactured, mass-produced, milled, mined, molded,
on the up-and-up, on top, out in front, performed, prefab,
prefabricated, processed, produced, prosperous, put together,
raised, ready-for-wear, ready-formed, ready-made, ready-prepared,
ready-to-wear, refined, shaped, smelted, succeeding, successful,
surefire, triumphant, well-built, well-constructed, well-made

Made at German => English Of Explained:

Made [maːdə]nsf
maggot, worm

made at Polish => English Of Explained:



made at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[V] (Composition): be composed of, be made of, be formed of, be made up of, consist of, be resolved into, include, contain, hold, comprehend, take in, admit, embrace, embody, involve, implicate, compose, constitute, form, make, make up, fill up, build up, enter into the composition of, be a component of constituted, formed, made.

[ADJ] (Production): made, fabricated, produced, producing, productive of, prolific, creative, formative, genetic, genial, genital, pregnant, constructive.

made at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

1 past tense, past participle of MAKE
2 (-made) (in adjectives) made in the way, place, etc. mentioned:
well-made * home-made
see also SELF-MADE
have (got) it made (informal) to be sure of success; to have everything that you want
(be) made for sb / each other to be completely suited to sb/each other:
Peter and Judy seem made for each other, don't they?

Made at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Make \Make\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Made}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Making}.] [OE. maken, makien, AS. macian; akin to OS. mak?n,
OFries. makia, D. maken, G. machen, OHG. mahh?n to join, fit,
prepare, make, Dan. mage. Cf. {Match} an equal.]
1. To cause to exist; to bring into being; to form; to
produce; to frame; to fashion; to create. Hence, in
various specific uses or applications:
(a) To form of materials; to cause to exist in a certain
form; to construct; to fabricate.

He . . . fashioned it with a graving tool, after
he had made it a molten calf. --Ex. xxxii.
(b) To produce, as something artificial, unnatural, or
false; -- often with up; as, to make up a story.

And Art, with her contending, doth aspire To
excel the natural with made delights. --Spenser.
(c) To bring about; to bring forward; to be the cause or
agent of; to effect, do, perform, or execute; -- often
used with a noun to form a phrase equivalent to the
simple verb that corresponds to such noun; as, to make
complaint, for to complain; to make record of, for to
record; to make abode, for to abide, etc.

Call for Samson, that he may make us sport.
--Judg. xvi.

Wealth maketh many friends. --Prov. xix.

I will neither plead my age nor sickness in
excuse of the faults which I have made.
(d) To execute with the requisite formalities; as, to make
a bill, note, will, deed, etc.
(e) To gain, as the result of one's efforts; to get, as
profit; to make acquisition of; to have accrue or
happen to one; as, to make a large profit; to make an
error; to make a loss; to make money.

He accuseth Neptune unjustly who makes shipwreck
a second time. --Bacon.
(f) To find, as the result of calculation or computation;
to ascertain by enumeration; to find the number or
amount of, by reckoning, weighing, measurement, and
the like; as, he made the distance of; to travel over;
as, the ship makes ten knots an hour; he made the
distance in one day.
(h) To put a desired or desirable condition; to cause to

Who makes or ruins with a smile or frown.

2. To cause to be or become; to put into a given state verb,
or adjective; to constitute; as, to make known; to make
public; to make fast.

Who made thee a prince and a judge over us? --Ex.
ii. 14.

See, I have made thee a god to Pharaoh. --Ex. vii.

Note: When used reflexively with an adjective, the reflexive
pronoun is often omitted; as, to make merry; to make
bold; to make free, etc.

3. To cause to appear to be; to constitute subjectively; to
esteem, suppose, or represent.

He is not that goose and ass that Valla would make
him. --Baker.

4. To require; to constrain; to compel; to force; to cause;
to occasion; -- followed by a noun or pronoun and

Note: In the active voice the to of the infinitive is usually

I will make them hear my words. --Deut. iv.

They should be made to rise at their early hour.

5. To become; to be, or to be capable of being, changed or
fashioned into; to do the part or office of; to furnish
the material for; as, he will make a good musician; sweet
cider makes sour vinegar; wool makes warm clothing.

And old cloak makes a new jerkin. --Shak.

6. To compose, as parts, ingredients, or materials; to
constitute; to form; to amount to.

The heaven, the air, the earth, and boundless sea,
Make but one temple for the Deity. --Waller.

7. To be engaged or concerned in. [Obs.]

Gomez, what makest thou here, with a whole
brotherhood of city bailiffs? --Dryden.

8. To reach; to attain; to arrive at or in sight of. ``And
make the Libyan shores.'' --Dryden.

They that sail in the middle can make no land of
either side. --Sir T.

{To make a bed}, to prepare a bed for being slept on, or to
put it in order.

{To make a card} (Card Playing), to take a trick with it.

{To make account}. See under {Account}, n.

{To make account of}, to esteem; to regard.

{To make away}.
(a) To put out of the way; to kill; to destroy. [Obs.]

If a child were crooked or deformed in body or
mind, they made him away. --Burton.
(b) To alienate; to transfer; to make over. [Obs.]

{To make believe}, to pretend; to feign; to simulate.

{To make bold}, to take the liberty; to venture.

{To make the cards} (Card Playing), to shuffle the pack.

{To make choice of}, to take by way of preference; to choose.

{To make danger}, to make experiment. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl.

{To make default} (Law), to fail to appear or answer.

{To make the doors}, to shut the door. [Obs.]

Make the doors upon a woman's wit, and it will out
at the casement. --Shak.

{To make free with}. See under {Free}, a.

{To make good}. See under {Good}.

{To make head}, to make headway.

{To make light of}. See under {Light}, a.

{To make little of}.
(a) To belittle.
(b) To accomplish easily.

{To make love to}. See under {Love}, n.

{To make meat}, to cure meat in the open air. [Colloq.
Western U. S.]

{To make merry}, to feast; to be joyful or jovial.

{To make much of}, to treat with much consideration,,
attention, or fondness; to value highly.

{To make no bones}. See under {Bone}, n.

{To make no difference}, to have no weight or influence; to
be a matter of indifference.

{To make no doubt}, to have no doubt.

{To make no matter}, to have no weight or importance; to make
no difference.

{To make oath} (Law), to swear, as to the truth of something,
in a prescribed form of law.

{To make of}.
(a) To understand or think concerning; as, not to know
what to make of the news.
(b) To pay attention to; to cherish; to esteem; to
account. ``Makes she no more of me than of a slave.''

{To make one's law} (Old Law), to adduce proof to clear one's
self of a charge.

{To make out}.
(a) To find out; to discover; to decipher; as, to make out
the meaning of a letter.
(b) To prove; to establish; as, the plaintiff was unable
to make out his case.
(c) To make complete or exact; as, he was not able to make
out the money.

{To make over}, to transfer the title of; to convey; to
alienate; as, he made over his estate in trust or in fee.

{To make sail}. (Naut.)
(a) To increase the quantity of sail already extended.
(b) To set sail.

{To make shift}, to manage by expedients; as, they made shift
to do without it. [Colloq.].

{To make sternway}, to move with the stern foremost; to go or
drift backward.

{To make strange}, to act in an unfriendly manner or as if
surprised; to treat as strange; as, to make strange of a
request or suggestion.

{To make suit to}, to endeavor to gain the favor of; to

{To make sure}. See under {Sure}.

{To make up}.
(a) To collect into a sum or mass; as, to make up the
amount of rent; to make up a bundle or package.
(b) To reconcile; to compose; as, to make up a difference
or quarrel.
(c) To supply what is wanting in; to complete; as, a
dollar is wanted to make up the stipulated sum.
(d) To compose, as from ingredients or parts; to shape,
prepare, or fabricate; as, to make up a mass into
pills; to make up a story.

He was all made up of love and charms!
(e) To compensate; to make good; as, to make up a loss.
(f) To adjust, or to arrange for settlement; as, to make
up accounts.
(g) To dress and paint for a part, as an actor; as, he was
well made up.

{To make up a face}, to distort the face as an expression of
pain or derision.

{To make up one's mind}, to reach a mental determination; to

{To make water}.
(a) (Naut.) To leak.
(b) To urinate.

{To make way}, or {To make one's way}.
(a) To make progress; to advance.
(b) To open a passage; to clear the way.

{To make words}, to multiply words.

Made \Made\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
See {Mad}, n.

Made \Made\,
imp. & p. p. of {Make}.

Made \Made\, a.
Artificially produced; pieced together; formed by filling in;
as, made ground; a made mast, in distinction from one
consisting of a single spar.

{Made up}.
(a) Complete; perfect. ``A made up villain.'' --Shak.
(b) Falsely devised; fabricated; as, a made up story.
(c) Artificial; as, a made up figure or complexion.

made at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Mad \Mad\, n. [AS. ma?a; akin to D. & G. made, Goth. mapa, and
prob. to E. moth.] (Zo["o]l.)
An earthworm. [Written also {made}.]

made at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: produced by a manufacturing process; "bought some made goods
at the local store; rope and nails"
2: (of a bed) having the sheets and blankets set in order; "a
neatly made bed" [ant: {unmade}]
3: successful or assured of success; "now I am a made man
forever"- Christopher Marlowe

n 1: a recognizable kind; "there's a new brand of hero in the
movies now"; "what make of car is that?" [syn: {brand}]
2: the act of mixing cards haphazardly [syn: {shuffle}, {shuffling}]
[also: {made}]

v 1: engage in; "make love, not war"; "make an effort"; "do
research"; "do nothing"; "make revolution" [syn: {do}]
2: 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" [syn: {get}]
3: make or cause to be or to become; "make a mess in one's
office"; "create a furor" [syn: {create}]
4: 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" [syn: {induce},
{stimulate}, {cause}, {have}, {get}]
5: give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always
intentionally; "cause a commotion"; "make a stir"; "cause
an accident" [syn: {cause}, {do}]
6: create or manufacture a man-made product; "We produce more
cars than we can sell"; "The company has been making toys
for two centuries" [syn: {produce}, {create}]
7: 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?" [syn: {draw}]
8: 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"
9: create by artistic means; "create a poem"; "Schoenberg
created twelve-tone music"; "Picasso created Cubism";
"Auden made verses" [syn: {create}]
10: 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"
[syn: {gain}, {take in}, {clear}, {earn}, {realize}, {realise},
{pull in}, {bring in}]
11: 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" [syn: {do}] [ant: {unmake}]
12: to compose or represent:"This wall forms the background of
the stage setting"; "The branches made a roof"; "This
makes a fine introduction" [syn: {form}, {constitute}]
13: reach a goal, e.g., "make the first team"; "We made it!";
"She may not make the grade" [syn: {reach}, {get to}, {progress
14: be or be capable of being changed or made into; "He makes a
great host"; "He will make a fine father"
15: make by shaping or bringing together constituents; "make a
dress"; "make a cake"; "make a wall of stones"
16: perform or carry out; "make a decision"; "make a move";
"make advances"; "make a phone call"
17: make by combining materials and parts; "this little pig made
his house out of straw"; "Some eccentric constructed an
electric brassiere warmer" [syn: {construct}, {build}]
18: change from one form into another; "make water into wine";
"make lead into gold"; "make clay into bricks"
19: act in a certain way so as to acquire; "make friends"; "make
20: charge with a function; charge to be; "She was named Head of
the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"
[syn: {name}, {nominate}]
21: achieve a point or goal; "Nicklaus had a 70"; "The Brazilian
team got 4 goals"; "She made 29 points that day" [syn: {have},
22: 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" [syn: {reach}, {attain},
{hit}, {arrive at}, {gain}]
23: institute, enact, or establish; "make laws" [syn: {lay down},
24: carry out or commit; "make a mistake"; "commit a faux-pas"
25: add up to; "four and four make eight"
26: form by assembling individuals or constituents; "Make a
quorum"; "The branches made a roof"
27: organize or be responsible for; "hold a reception"; "have,
throw, or make a party"; "give a course" [syn: {hold}, {throw},
{have}, {give}]
28: prepare for eating by applying heat; "Cook me dinner,
please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast
for the guests, please" [syn: {cook}, {fix}, {ready}, {prepare}]
29: put in order or neaten; "make the bed"; "make up a room"
[syn: {make up}]
30: head into a specified direction; "The escaped convict took
to the hills"; "We made for the mountains" [syn: {take}]
31: have a bowel movement; "The dog had made in the flower beds"
[syn: {stool}, {defecate}, {shit}, {take a shit}, {take a
crap}, {ca-ca}, {crap}]
32: undergo fabrication or creation; "This wool makes into a
nice sweater"
33: be suitable for; "Wood makes good furniture"
34: amount to; "This salary increase makes no difference to my
standard of living"
35: constitute the essence of; "Clothes make the man"
36: appear to begin an activity; "He made to speak but said
nothing i the end"; "She made a if to say hello to us"
37: proceed along a path; "work one's way through the crowd";
"make one's way into the forest" [syn: {work}]
38: reach in time; "We barely made the plane"
39: gather and light the materials for; "make a fire"
40: induce to have sex; "Harry finally seduced Sally"; "Did you
score last night?"; "Harry made Sally" [syn: {seduce}, {score}]
41: assure the success of; "A good review by this critic will
make your play!" [ant: {break}]
42: represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or
act like; "She makes like an actress" [syn: {pretend}, {make
43: consider as being; "It wasn't the problem some people made
44: calculate as being; "I make the height about 100 feet"
45: cause to be enjoyable or pleasurable; "make my day"
46: favor the development of; "Practice makes the winner"
47: develop into; "He will make a splendid father!"
48: behave in a certain way; "make merry"
49: eliminate urine; "Again, the cat had made on the expensive
rug" [syn: {urinate}, {piddle}, {puddle}, {micturate}, {piss},
{pee}, {pee-pee}, {make water}, {relieve oneself}, {take
a leak}, {spend a penny}, {wee}, {wee-wee}, {pass water}]
[also: {made}]

See {make}

made at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Made


Inter: wikipedi » a


From Inter: etyl » enm|en Inter: term » made|lang=enm, Inter: term » makede|lang=enm, Inter: term » makode|pos=preterite|lang=enm and Inter: term » maad|lang=enm, Inter: term » mad|lang=enm, Inter: term » maked|pos=past participle|lang=enm, from Inter: etyl » ang|en Inter: term » macode|pos=first and third person preterite|lang=ang and Inter: term » macod|lang=ang, Inter: term » gemacod|ġemacod|pos=past participle|lang=ang, from Inter: term » macian||to make|lang=ang. More at Inter: l » en|make.


* Inter: IPA » /meɪ̯d/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /meId/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-made.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » eɪd
  • Inter: homophones » maid



  • Inter: past of » make#English|make


    * Inter: seeCite » s

    Derived terms

    Inter: rel-top » Terms derived from made
    • have it made
    • home-made
    • made in the shade

    Inter: rel-mi » d
  • made man
  • ready-made
  • self-made

  • Inter: rel-botto » m


    * Inter: rank » A|should|can|82|made|did|such|great


    * ADME
    • dame
    • Edam
    • mead

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    * Inter: IPA » /ˈmadə/|lang=nl, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"mad@/

    Etymology 1

    From Inter: etyl » dum|nl Inter: term » made|lang=dum, from Inter: etyl » odt|nl Inter: recons » matho|lang=odt, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|nl Inter: recons » maþô|lang=gem-pro.
    Cognate with Old English maþa, Old Saxon matho, Old High German mado (German Made), Gothic ''[[

    Made at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » made


    Proper noun

    Inter: head » et|proper noun
  • Inter: given name » female|lang=et derived from biblical Inter: term » Magdaleena||Magdalene|lang=et.
    1. Inter: surname » lang=et|dot= derived from the female given name, and from the male given name Inter: term » Matteus||Matthew|lang=et.

      Related terms

      * Madli

  • Madis, Mati, Mattias

  • German


    Old High German mado. Cognates include Gothic {{term|