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Definitions and Synonyms of make do | Another word for make do | What is make do?

Samples where make do or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We got by on just a gallon of gas
  • They made do on half a loaf of bread every day

Synonyms for make do in the sense of this definition

(make do is a kind of ...) perform an action, or work out or perform (an action)

"think before you act" "We must move quickly" "The governor should act on the new energy bill" "The nanny acted quickly by grabbing the toddler and covering him with a wet towel"

(... is a kind of make do ) manage in a makeshift way; do with whatever is at hand

"after the hurricane destroyed our house, we had to improvise for weeks"

(... is a kind of make do ) try to manage without help

"The youngsters had to fend for themselves after their parents died"

(... is a kind of make do ) be able to manage or manage successfully

"I can't hack it anymore" "she could not cut the long days in the office"

(... is a kind of make do ) manage one's existence barely

"I guess I can squeeze by on this lousy salary"

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