Thesaurus / makes up
other words for makes up
- cook up
- dream up
- fake it
- knock off
- play by ear
- put together
- trump up
- whip up
- wing it
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Carry along a waterproof sheet to give the porter when he makes up the berth.
IF YOUR BABY MUST TRAVEL IN WARTIMEUNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, CHILDREN'S BUREAU
It knows the value of small things, and considers that an aggregate of them makes up the sum of human affairs.
ESSAYS ON VARIOUS SUBJECTSHANNAH MORE
It's the mountain air, which makes up for the deficiencies of the kitchen.
He makes up his mind to a thing on insufficient proof, and then nothing will turn him.
PHINEAS FINNANTHONY TROLLOPE
What it lacks in size, when compared with the garden berry, it makes up in intensity.
LOCUSTS AND WILD HONEYJOHN BURROUGHS
But she gets around agin after a while, and they both see it has went too fur that time, and so they makes up.
DANNY'S OWN STORYDON MARQUIS
No use talking, Ma is a wizard when she makes up her mind to do a thing, said Dodo to her companions.
POLLY AND HER FRIENDS ABROADLILLIAN ELIZABETH ROY
When it comes my turn, he just makes up his mind I'm not going to do it right and then rags me.
LEFT END EDWARDSRALPH HENRY BARBOUR
The place has its traditions, and you can hear tales of Dickens and Thackeray from the plump lady who makes up the bills.
THE GOURMET'S GUIDE TO EUROPEALGERNON BASTARD
Something which makes up her mind to stay in the kitchen and then loses her mind.
THE SILLY SYCLOPEDIANOAH LOTT