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make over (produce)

Definition:

to make new

Class:

creation verb (sewing, baking, painting, performing, etc.)

Related to:

makeover

Past tense:

made over

Present participle:

making over

3rd-person singular present:

makes over

Type of:

produce

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Example:

recast

Synonyms:

redo | refashion | remake

See also:

make

All senses of make over...

Definition references

Collins Dictionary:

refashion

to give a new form to (something) (7 of 324 words, 6 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/refashion

Merriam-Webster:

refashion | remake [synonym] | alter [synonym] | make over [synonym] | modify [synonym] | recast [synonym] | redo [synonym] | change [synonym] | remodel [synonym] | ...

"remake", "alter" (2 of 67 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/refashion

Oxford Dictionary:

refashion

fashion (something) again or differently (5 of 34 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/refashion

Wiktionary:

refashion | refashioned [past tense] | refashioning [present participle] | refashions [3rd-person singular present]

To fashion again or anew. (5 of 6 words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/refashion

Random House Dictionary:

make | made [past tense] | making [present participle] | make a play for [sense-specific] | make as if [sense-specific] | make away with [sense-specific] | make believe [sense-specific] | make bold [sense-specific] | make book [sense-specific] | ...

to bring into existence by shaping or changing material, combining parts, etc.. | to produce; cause to exist or happen; bring about. | to cause to be ... (25 of 1862 words, 87 definitions, 77 usage examples, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/make

American Heritage Dictionary:

make | made [past tense] | making [present participle] | makes [3rd-person singular present] | make for | make off | make out | make over | make up | ...

To cause to exist or happen; bring about; create | To bring into existence by shaping, modifying, or putting together material; construct | To form by ... (24 of 940 words, 65 definitions, 68 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/make

Wikipedia:

Makeover

a term applied to changing one's appearance, sometimes through cosmetics. Makeovers can range from something as simple as a new haircut, to the use of cosmetic surgery, to the extreme of the implantation of dental veneers, eye-color-changing contact ... (38 of 383 words)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Makeover

Macmillan British Dictionary:

make over [transitive] | made over [past tense] | making over [present participle] | makes over [3rd-person singular present]

to officially make someone else the owner of something | to change or improve the appearance of someone or something (19 of 74 words, 2 definitions, 1 usage example)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/make-over

Cambridge Dictionary:

remake | remade [past tense]

to make a new film which has a story and title similar to an old one (16 of 55 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/remake

New World Dictionary:

remake | remade [past tense] | remaking [present participle]

to make again or anew | the act of remaking | something remade, as a film (14 of 23 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/remake

Encarta Dictionary:

make over

to transfer the ownership of money or property to somebody, usually by means of a legal document | to make major changes to the way somebody or ... (26 of 68 words, 3 definitions)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861695139​/definition​.html  [offline]

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