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Definition 1: cause to happen or to occur as a consequence - [verb of creation]

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

  • I cannot work a miracle
  • wreak havoc
  • bring comments
  • play a joke
  • The rain brought relief to the drought-stricken area

Synonyms for make for in the sense of this definition

(make for is a kind of ...) make or cause to be or to become

"make a mess in one's office" "create a furor"

(make for has a similar meaning as ...) have an effect or outcome; often the one desired or expected

"The voting process doesn't work as well as people thought" "How does your idea work in practice?" "This method doesn't work" "The breaks of my new car act quickly" "The medicine works only if you take it with a lot of water"

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