|1.||[ verb ] form or compose|
|Synonyms:||be constitute represent comprise|
"This money is my only income" "These constitute my entire belonging" "The children made up the chorus" "This sum represents my entire income for a year" "These few men comprise his entire army"
|Related terms:||form compose fall_into supplement present range make constitution|
|2.||[ verb ] devise or compose|
"This designer makes up our Spring collections" "He designed women's shoes"
|3.||[ verb ] do or give something to somebody in return|
|Synonyms:||pay pay_off compensate|
"Does she pay you for the work you are doing?"
|Related terms:||settle pay_back pay_back compensation payer payee|
|4.||[ verb ] make up something artificial or untrue|
|Synonyms:||invent manufacture cook_up fabricate|
|Related terms:||think_up trump_up spin vamp mythologize confabulate invention storyteller|
|5.||[ verb ] put in order or neaten|
: "make the bed" "make up a room"
|Related terms:||tidy make|
|6.||[ verb ] make up work that was missed due to absence at a later point|
"I have to make up with exam" "Can I catch up with the material or is it too late?"
|Related terms:||recover makeup|
|7.||[ verb ] come to terms|
|Synonyms:||settle reconcile conciliate patch_up|
"After some discussion we finally made up"
|Related terms:||agree propitiate make_peace conciliation|
|8.||[ verb ] apply make-up or cosmetics to one's face to appear prettier|
"She makes herself up every morning"
|Related terms:||groom powder lipstick powder rouge makeup|