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  • 1 make larger — index build (augment), compound, enlarge, expand, extend (enlarge), heighten (augment) …

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  • 2 Make Me Famous, Make Me Rich — Format Game show Presented by David McCreary Country of origin United States No. of episodes 52 Production …

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  • 3 make headway — ► to make progress: »Banking legislation appears to be making headway in Congress. make headway in doing sth »According to reports, the Federal Reserve has made headway in slowing growth to a moderate pace while restraining inflation. make… …

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  • 4 Make Love to Me — may refer to one of two different songs. Mann/Weiss/Gannon song (1941) With music by Paul Mann and Stephan Weiss, and lyrics by Kim Gannon, it was recorded in 1942 by Helen Forrest with the Harry James Orchestra. It has also been performed by… …

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  • 5 Make Believe Stories — The Make Believe Stories series, begun in 1918 under the pseudonym of Laura Lee Hope (best known for the Bobbsey Twins series), consisted of 12 books. The final book was published in 1923, while the series continued to be printed in different… …

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  • 6 make — 1 verb past tense and past participle made, PRODUCE STH 1 (T) to produce something by working: I m going to make a cake for Sam s birthday. | Did you make that dress yourself? | a car made in Japan | They re making a documentary about the Civil… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 make up — phrasal verb Word forms make up : present tense I/you/we/they make up he/she/it makes up present participle making up past tense made up past participle made up 1) [transitive] to invent an explanation for something, especially in order to avoid… …

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  • 8 Larger — Large Large (l[aum]rj), a. [Compar. {Larger} (l[aum]r j[ e]r); superl. {Largest}.] [F., fr. L. largus. Cf. {Largo}.] 1. Exceeding most other things of like kind in bulk, capacity, quantity, superficial dimensions, or number of constituent units;… …

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  • 9 larger than life — more interesting and more exciting than an ordinary person or thing. He may not live like a rock star, but in the eyes of his fans he s larger than life. You have to be bigger than life to make it in Times Square, and this restaurant wasn t …

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  • 10 make over — PHRASAL VERB If you make something over to someone, you legally transfer the ownership of it to them. [be V ed P to n] Hampton Court was made over to Henry VIII as a present... [V P to n n] John had made over to him most of the land …

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  • 11 make an omelette without breaking eggs — complete a larger project without completing preliminary tasks …

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  • 12 The Make-Up — Background information Origin Washington, D.C., USA Genres Post pun …

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  • 13 Neighborhood of Make-Believe — The Neighborhood of Make Believe is the fictional kingdom inhabited by the hand puppet characters on the children s television program Mister Rogers Neighborhood, produced from 1968 to 2001. The show s principal puppeteer is Fred Rogers himself,… …

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  • 14 Let's Make a Deal — Infobox Television show name = Let s Make a Deal caption = Let s Make a Deal title card format = Game show camera = runtime = 25 30 min. director = Joe Behar producer = Stefan Hatos starring = Hosts: Monty Hall (1963 1977; 1980 1981; 1984 1986;… …

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  • 15 To make a dead set — Set Set, n. 1. The act of setting, as of the sun or other heavenly body; descent; hence, the close; termination. Locking at the set of day. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] The weary sun hath made a golden set. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is set,… …

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  • 16 To make head — Head Head (h[e^]d), n. [OE. hed, heved, heaved, AS. he[ a]fod; akin to D. hoofd, OHG. houbit, G. haupt, Icel. h[ o]fu[eth], Sw. hufvud, Dan. hoved, Goth. haubi[thorn]. The word does not correspond regularly to L. caput head (cf. E. {Chief},… …

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  • 17 To make head against — Head Head (h[e^]d), n. [OE. hed, heved, heaved, AS. he[ a]fod; akin to D. hoofd, OHG. houbit, G. haupt, Icel. h[ o]fu[eth], Sw. hufvud, Dan. hoved, Goth. haubi[thorn]. The word does not correspond regularly to L. caput head (cf. E. {Chief},… …

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  • 18 To make no bones — Bone Bone (b[=o]n; 110), n. [OE. bon, ban, AS. b[=a]n; akin to Icel. bein, Sw. ben, Dan. & D. been, G. bein bone, leg; cf. Icel. beinn straight.] 1. (Anat.) The hard, calcified tissue of the skeleton of vertebrate animals, consisting very largely …

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  • 19 United Nations — 1. an international organization, with headquarters in New York City, formed to promote international peace, security, and cooperation under the terms of the charter signed by 51 founding countries in San Francisco in 1945. Abbr.: UN Cf. General… …

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  • 20 dance — dancingly, adv. /dans, dahns/, v., danced, dancing, n. v.i. 1. to move one s feet or body, or both, rhythmically in a pattern of steps, esp. to the accompaniment of music. 2. to leap, skip, etc., as from excitement or emotion; move nimbly or… …

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