Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

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make a bed to arrange the sheets and other coverings over a bed so that it is fully covered and looking very or somewhat neat.
make a dent (informal) to make an impression; influence.
make a dent in to make progress on a task by getting some of it done. [2 definitions]
make a difference to have an impact or effect; to be of importance.
make a face to adopt an annoyed, repulsed, or intentionally silly and comical expression on one's face.
make a fire to arrange wood, paper, or other materials in such a way that they will burn together and then use a lighter or other device to start the materials burning.
make a monkey out of to make (someone) appear ridiculous; embarrass; dupe.
make a spectacle of oneself to behave in a silly or foolish way in public.
make allowance (or allowances) for to be lenient toward (someone) due to knowing and understanding why a certain behavior has occurred; excuse; pardon. [2 definitions]
make amends to try to make up for harm done to someone.
make believe to pretend or imagine.
make both ends meet to make enough money to pay for needed things.
make do to manage, despite insufficiencies or adversity.
make ends meet to make enough money to pay for needed things.
make eyes at to look at with longing; flirt.
make fun of to laugh at; mock.
make haste to act or move rapidly.
make hay while the sun shines to take advantage of an opportunity or get necessary work done while conditions are favorable.
make it to do well; succeed. [2 definitions]
make light of to treat as or consider silly or not important.