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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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For more information on World Card Making Day, visit http://www.
troops feel more at home during the holidays: She suggests that everyone attending the World Card Making Day event stamp a handmade card to be sent to the troops during the holiday season.
Now Town Clerk Major Mike Wilson is hoping one of the councillors will have a change of heart before the 1999 Mayor Making Day in May and agree to become deputy mayor this year and mayor next year.
BLUFFDALE, Utah -- Paper Crafts magazine, America's top crafting magazine for nearly 30 years, will kick off the first annual National Card Making Day, Saturday, Oct.
The massive 21ft by 13ft flag bears the borough coat of arms on a white field engraved in blue and gold - was being flown for the annual Mayor Making Day.
World Card Making Day is held each year on the first Saturday in October and allows a forum for card making enthusiasts of all skill levels and styles to come together and share their passion for the art of card making.
It beat Gordon Banks's pounds 124,750 from the sale of his medal from the history- making day in July.
Only one train a day serves Fishguard Harbour, which arrives and leaves in the early afternoon, making day trips impossible for residents.
The Cal Boating Safety Team will be out with their pontoon boat this season making day trips to 30 popular waterways.