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

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

  • After he published his book, he had arrived
  • I don't know whether I can make it in science!
  • You will go far, my boy!

Synonyms for make it in the sense of this definition

(make it is a kind of ...) attain success or reach a desired goal

"The enterprise succeeded" "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show" "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"

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

  • She passed the new Jersey Bar Exam and can practice law now

Synonyms for make it in the sense of this definition

(make it is a kind of ...) attain success or reach a desired goal

"The enterprise succeeded" "We succeeded in getting tickets to the show" "she struggled to overcome her handicap and won"

(... is a kind of make it ) succeed at easily

"She sailed through her exams" "You will pass with flying colors" "She nailed her astrophysics course"

Definition 3: continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.) - [verb of stative]

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

  • He survived the cancer against all odds

Synonyms for make it in the sense of this definition

(make it is a kind of ...) win a victory over

"You must overcome all difficulties" "defeat your enemies" "He overcame his shyness" "He overcame his infirmity" "Her anger got the better of her and she blew up"

(make it implies ...) get over an illness or shock

"The patient is recuperating"

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