Definition: Make

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  • Length: 4 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word : Make

Lexical Information:

  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This is a core verb in the BLC (Business Letter Corpus)
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • One of the 100 commonest verbs in English
  • This is a common first name
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

Grammatical Information:

  • Irregular Verb- Base Form
  • Nouns are words giving names to objects and things, which can be physical or concepts, etc

Usage Notes:

  • MAKE someone DO something
  • FORCE somebody TO DO something

Other Comments:

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Related Glossary Definitions:

Bookmaker;  Playmaker

Dictionary Definitions

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Similar Words (using 'make' as word stem):

'make' + Suffix

makeable, makebate, makebates, makefast, makefasts, makeham, makeover, maker, makers, makes, makeshift, makeshifts, makeup, makeups, makeweight,