- 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.
He really makes me laugh.
This heat makes me very tired.
make someone do something
You can’t make me go.
make someone/something 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.