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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)

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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At 6-5, Murray raced to 40-0 on Gulbis' serve before the Latvian scrambled back to deuce, only to miss a very makable volley and give the higher-ranked player a fifth set point, which he took.
These would-be borrowers believe that despite the fact that lenders gain nothing by turning down makable loans, somehow the applicants' minority status worked against them in the process.