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make

v. 1) to create something. 2) to sign a check, promissory note, bill of exchange or some other note which guarantees, promises or orders payment of money. (See: maker, check, promissory note, bill of exchange)

make

verb accomplish, achieve, actualize, assemble, attain, author, beget, bring about, bring forth, bring into being, bring into existence, bring to effect, bring to pass, build, call into being, call into existence, carry into effect, carry into execution, cast, cause, cause to exist, coin, complete, compose, compound, concoct, constitute, constrain, construct, contrive, creare, create, develop, draft, draw up, effect, effectuate, efform, enact, engender, erect, establish, evolve, execute, fabricari, fabricate, facere, fashion, force, forge, form, formulate, frame, generate, give birth to, give origin to, give rise to, hammer out, hatch, have in production, improvise, initiate, institute, invent, kindle, machine, manufacture, model, mold, organize, originate, pattern, perform, piece together, prepare, produce, provide, put together, set up, shape, synthesize, think up, turn out, yield results
Associated concepts: make a decision, make a demand, make a motion, make an agreement, make an offer
See also: acquire, build, cause, color, compel, complexion, constrain, create, enforce, fabricate, forge, form, frame, gain, generate, impose, kind, manner, manufacture, occasion, originate, press, produce, realize, receive, require, style

TO MAKE. English law. To perform or execute; as to make his law, is to perform that law which a man had bound himself to do; that is, to clear himself of an action commenced against him, by his oath, and the oaths of his neighbors. Old Nat. Br. 161. To make default, is to fail to appear in proper time. To make oath, is to swear according to the form prescribed by law.

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The crook silently made away with a haul of US dollars - money the unlucky priest had scraped together for a dream holiday to America.
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During this time someone smashed the side rear window and made away with some of our possessions which we thought had been well hidden.
Aoyama then made away with about 22,000 yen in cash and her cellular phone, the police said.
The two gunmen made away with more than $600 in cash and various items from the apartment in the 38200 block of 12th Street East.
The boy made away with pounds 1,758 in the robbery.
Paradigm Medical has been made away that several third-party payers have denied claims for reimbursement," said Paradigm Medical's President and Chief Operating Officer, Mark Miehle.
30 am and made away with his victim's personal belongings.
The thugs also made away with mobile phones, a laptop and passports.
The criminals made away with an unknown amount of money and electronic goods during the dawn attack.
According to media reports, Iqbal, salesman by profession, resident of Sabzi Mandi lodged a complaint with local police that he was on his way while riding a car when near National Market some armed masked men intercepted him, held him hostage at gunpoint and made away with Rs 1400,000.
He told they ransacked the house and made away with Rs 0.