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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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It's impressive that big names such as Bono and Tom Petty made time to appear on the album.
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The three musicians from the Conejo Valley have made time away from children, students and other performances to gather in a home or a local church for practice.
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She said she made time by getting up two hours before the kids needed breakfast.
Similarly, Ed Lee is an outstanding researcher in signal-processing systems, computer-aided modeling and hardware-software co-design, who also made time to write the leading textbook on digital signal processing, all before the age of 40.
Still, no matter what, he has made time to regularly visit Gracie's tomb, talking to his beloved "Googie," telling her what he's up to and how much he misses her.
The Gap, Toys 'R Us, Swatch, and Red Lobster all have made Times Square home to their crown jewel stores and a slew of other big names have plans to enter the neighborhood in similar fashion.