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made US English

past and past participle of make.

made in make US English

Form (something) by putting parts together or combining substances; construct; create

made-up US English

Wearing makeup

made up US Thesaurus

a made-up story

ill-made US English

Poorly constructed

made man US English

A man whose success in life is assured

made road US English

A road surfaced with a material such as asphalt

man-made US English

Made or caused by human beings (as opposed to occurring or being made naturally); artificial

self-made US English

Having become successful or rich by one’s own efforts

well made US English

Strongly or skillfully constructed

man-made US Thesaurus

man-made fabrics

custom-made US English

Made to a particular customer’s order

house-made US English

(Of food or drink) made or produced by the establishment in which it is sold, rather than by an external supplier

judge-made US English

Constituted by judicial decisions rather than explicit legislation

ready-made US English

(Especially of products such as clothes and curtains) made to a standard size or specification rather than to order

tailor-made US English

(Of clothes) made by a tailor for a particular customer

ready-made US Thesaurus

ready-made clothing

factory-made US English

Manufactured in a factory rather than made by hand

have it made US English

Be in a position where success is certain

made to order US English

Specially made according to a customer’s specifications

made to measure US English

Specially made to fit a particular person or space

be made of sterner stuff US English

Have a stronger character and be more able to overcome problems than others

inroad US English

An instance of something being affected, encroached on, or destroyed by something else

kissy-face US English

A puckering of the lips as if to kiss someone

make someone up in make US English

Apply cosmetics to oneself or another

make someone up US English

Apply cosmetics to oneself or another

remake US English

Make (something) again or differently

handmade US English

Made by hand, not by machine, and typically therefore of superior quality

homemade US English

Made at home, rather than in a store or factory

countrymade US English

(Especially of a weapon) manufactured by an illegal cottage industry

purpose-built US English

Built for a particular purpose

have got it made in make US English

Be in a position where success is certain

make a Horlicks of US English

Make a mess of

be made of sterner stuff in stern1 US English

Have a stronger character and be more able to overcome problems than others