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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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About Makeable Founded in 2007, Makeable is a leading, independent business, product and brand innovation company based in New York City.
He was then presented with a makeable backhand pass up the line only to hammer it wastefully wide.
These greens are very slopey," said Choi, who, despite scoring 67, missed a succession of makeable putts over the closing stretch.
Literally, its meaning lies somewhere between makeable and feasible; conceptually, it is connected to terms such as 'social engineering', with a strong whiff of progressive public interventionism.
The evaluation areas consist of: speed and quickness with and without the ball; passing abilities; converting makeable shots and layups consistently; ability to pull up and hit shots; range of shooting; free-throw shooting; defensive intensity, body positioning and footwork on defense; stamina and endurance; left- and right-hand abilities to shoot and dribble; blocking out and rebounding; attitude and demeanor; teamwork; performing in the clutch; and level of competition faced.
If you really want to worry, think about how Arkansas in that same game would unbelievably get the ball into makeable field goal range to tie in the final seconds, only to miss badly.
The resources needed are simple, readily available, easily makeable, or can be photocopied from the book.
More often than not, Ian Smith's men spurned eminently kickable goal-kicking positionsandwhen they didn't, they should have because the kid from Kingsholmspooned two makeable attemptswide.
Verdasco grabbed an early mini-break and then squandered a set point by sending a very makeable smash into the net.
TIGER WOODS showed he's on target to bag his third US Open title by carding a brilliant one-under par 69 yesterday - despite missing a host of makeable putts.
However, a passing team may approach this as makeable and try a couple of completions.
The play-calling, and the loss, were basic repeats of New York when the team needed two scores and Martz passed up a makeable field goal to go for a touchdown, certainly a more difficult task.