1. To create something:

Shall I make some coffee?
They’ve made a movie about her life.
Butter is made from milk.
be made of something

2. to consist of a particular material:

The ring is made of gold.


3. to perform an action:

I must make a telephone call.
Someone’s made a mistake.

4. to cause something to happen or cause a particular state:

He really makes me laugh.
This heat makes me very tired.
make someone do something

5. to force someone to do something:

You can’t make me go.
make someone/something happy, sad, difficult, etc.

6. to cause someone or something to become happy, sad, difficult, etc.:

You’ve made me very happy.

7. If you make an amount of money, you earn it:

He makes £30,000 a year.

8. If two or more numbers make a particular amount, that is the amount when they are added together:

That makes $40 altogether.

ake the bed
9. to make the sheets and covers on a bed tidy

10) make it informal–

to arrive at a place at the right time:

Will we make it in time for the movie?
make it informal

11) to be successful:

Very few actors actually make it.