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synonyms for makes

  • cause
  • compose
  • form
  • generate
  • manufacture
  • prepare
  • produce
  • accomplish
  • adjust
  • arrange
  • assemble
  • beget
  • brew
  • conceive
  • constitute
  • construct
  • cook
  • effect
  • engender
  • fabricate
  • fashion
  • forge
  • frame
  • hatch
  • initiate
  • invent
  • mold
  • occasion
  • originate
  • parent
  • procreate
  • secure
  • shape
  • spawn
  • synthesize
  • whip
  • bring about
  • cook up
  • dash off
  • draw on
  • dream up
  • get ready
  • give rise to
  • knock off
  • lead to
  • put together
  • tear off
  • throw together
  • whip out
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antonyms for makes

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  • break
  • destroy
  • neglect
  • ruin
  • confuse
  • demolish
  • derange
  • disarrange
  • dismantle
  • disorder
  • disorganize
  • disperse
  • divide
  • end
  • fail
  • finish
  • give up
  • ignore
  • kill
  • lose
  • raze
  • scatter
  • separate
  • terminate
  • calculate
  • crush
  • demote
  • deny
  • disallow
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • halt
  • measure
  • prevent
  • refuse
  • refute
  • renounce
  • stop
  • veto
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How to use makes in a sentence

The Seven-score and four on the six middle Bells, the treble leading, and the tenor lying behind every change, makes good Musick.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
It seems to be a true instinct which comes before education and makes education possible.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Sometimes necessity makes an honest man a knave: and a rich man a honest man, because he has no occasion to be a knave.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
On four bells there are four times as many changes as on three; that is—four times six changes, which makes Twenty-four.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
On three bells are three times as many changes as there are on two; that is—three times two changes, which makes six.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
This will often save the foliage from drying up, a happening which makes the plants rather unsightly.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
The conception of the relation of this institution with them as co-operative makes headway slowly.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
It was one of those long moments that makes a fellow draw his breath sharp when he thinks about it afterward.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I asked him to tell me how he produced a certain effect he makes in his arrangement of the ballad in Wagner's Flying Dutchman.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
He will tell you about the success he had in America; it quite makes up for the defeat of the British army in the Revolution.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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