Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) brand, make (a recognizable kind) "there's a new brand of hero in the movies now"; "what make of car is that?"
- S: (n) shuffle, shuffling, make (the act of mixing cards haphazardly)
- S: (v) make, do (engage in) "make love, not war"; "make an effort"; "do research"; "do nothing"; "make revolution"
- S: (v) make, get (give certain properties to something) "get someone mad"; "She made us look silly"; "He made a fool of himself at the meeting"; "Don't make this into a big deal"; "This invention will make you a millionaire"; "Make yourself clear"
- S: (v) make, create (make or cause to be or to become) "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"
- S: (v) induce, stimulate, cause, have, get, make (cause to do; cause to act in a specified manner) "The ads induced me to buy a VCR"; "My children finally got me to buy a computer"; "My wife made me buy a new sofa"
- S: (v) cause, do, make (give rise to; cause to happen or occur, not always intentionally) "cause a commotion"; "make a stir"; "cause an accident"
- S: (v) produce, make, create (create or manufacture a man-made product) "We produce more cars than we can sell"; "The company has been making toys for two centuries"
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- derivationally related form
- W: (n)
producer [Related to: produce] (someone who manufactures something)
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product [Related to: produce] (commodities offered for sale) "good business depends on having good merchandise"; "that store offers a variety of products"
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product [Related to: produce] (an artifact that has been created by someone or some process) "they improve their product every year"; "they export most of their agricultural production"
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maker [Related to: make] (a person who makes things)
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maker [Related to: make] (a business engaged in manufacturing some product)
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make [Related to: make] (a recognizable kind) "there's a new brand of hero in the movies now"; "what make of car is that?"
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making [Related to: make] (the act that results in something coming to be) "the devising of plans"; "the fashioning of pots and pans"; "the making of measurements"; "it was already in the making"
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creation [Related to: create] (an artifact that has been brought into existence by someone)
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creation [Related to: create] (the human act of creating)
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- S: (v) draw, make (make, formulate, or derive in the mind) "I draw a line here"; "draw a conclusion"; "draw parallels"; "make an estimate"; "What do you make of his remarks?"
- S: (v) make (compel or make somebody or something to act in a certain way) "People cannot be made to integrate just by passing a law!"; "Heat makes you sweat"
- S: (v) create, make (create by artistic means) "create a poem"; "Schoenberg created twelve-tone music"; "Picasso created Cubism"; "Auden made verses"
- S: (v) gain, take in, clear, make, earn, realize, realise, pull in, bring in (earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages) "How much do you make a month in your new job?"; "She earns a lot in her new job"; "this merger brought in lots of money"; "He clears $5,000 each month"
- S: (v) do, make (create or design, often in a certain way) "Do my room in blue"; "I did this piece in wood to express my love for the forest"
- S: (v) form, constitute, make (to compose or represent) "This wall forms the background of the stage setting"; "The branches made a roof"; "This makes a fine introduction"
- S: (v) reach, make, get to, progress to (reach a goal) "make the first team"; "We made it!"; "She may not make the grade"
- S: (v) make (be or be capable of being changed or made into) "He makes a great host"; "He will make a fine father"
- S: (v) make (make by shaping or bringing together constituents) "make a dress"; "make a cake"; "make a wall of stones"
- S: (v) make (perform or carry out) "make a decision"; "make a move"; "make advances"; "make a phone call"
- S: (v) construct, build, make (make by combining materials and parts) "this little pig made his house out of straw"; "Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer"
- S: (v) make (change from one form into another) "make water into wine"; "make lead into gold"; "make clay into bricks"
- S: (v) make (act in a certain way so as to acquire) "make friends"; "make enemies"
- S: (v) name, nominate, make (charge with a function; charge to be) "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"
- S: (v) have, get, make (achieve a point or goal) "Nicklaus had a 70"; "The Brazilian team got 4 goals"; "She made 29 points that day"
- S: (v) reach, make, attain, hit, arrive at, gain (reach a destination, either real or abstract) "We hit Detroit by noon"; "The water reached the doorstep"; "We barely made it to the finish line"; "I have to hit the MAC machine before the weekend starts"
- S: (v) lay down, establish, make (institute, enact, or establish) "make laws"
- S: (v) make (carry out or commit) "make a mistake"; "commit a faux-pas"
- S: (v) make (form by assembling individuals or constituents) "Make a quorum"
- S: (v) hold, throw, have, make, give (organize or be responsible for) "hold a reception"; "have, throw, or make a party"; "give a course"
- S: (v) make, make up (put in order or neaten) "make the bed"; "make up a room"
- S: (v) take, make (head into a specified direction) "The escaped convict took to the hills"; "We made for the mountains"
- S: (v) stool, defecate, shit, take a shit, take a crap, ca-ca, crap, make (have a bowel movement) "The dog had made in the flower beds"
- S: (v) make (undergo fabrication or creation) "This wool makes into a nice sweater"
- S: (v) make (be suitable for) "Wood makes good furniture"
- S: (v) make (add up to) "four and four make eight"
- S: (v) make (amount to) "This salary increase makes no difference to my standard of living"
- S: (v) make (constitute the essence of) "Clothes make the man"
- S: (v) make (appear to begin an activity) "He made to speak but said nothing in the end"; "She made as if to say hello to us"
- S: (v) make, work (proceed along a path) "work one's way through the crowd"; "make one's way into the forest"
- S: (v) make (reach in time) "We barely made the plane"
- S: (v) make (gather and light the materials for) "make a fire"
- S: (v) cook, fix, ready, make, prepare (prepare for eating by applying heat) "Cook me dinner, please"; "can you make me an omelette?"; "fix breakfast for the guests, please"
- S: (v) seduce, score, make (induce to have sex) "Harry finally seduced Sally"; "Did you score last night?"; "Harry made Sally"
- S: (v) make (assure the success of) "A good review by this critic will make your play!"
- S: (v) make, pretend, make believe (represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like) "She makes like an actress"
- S: (v) make (consider as being) "It wasn't the problem some people made it"
- S: (v) make (calculate as being) "I make the height about 100 feet"
- S: (v) make (cause to be enjoyable or pleasurable) "make my day"
- S: (v) make (favor the development of) "Practice makes the winner"
- S: (v) make (develop into) "He will make a splendid father!"
- S: (v) make (behave in a certain way) "make merry"
- S: (v) make, urinate, piddle, puddle, micturate, piss, pee, pee-pee, make water, relieve oneself, take a leak, spend a penny, wee, wee-wee, pass water (eliminate urine) "Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug"