What does make-do mean?

Definitions for make-do

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Wiktionary

  1. make-do(Noun)

    A temporary or makeshift expedient

  2. make-do(Adjective)

    improvised, makeshift

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of make-do in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of make-do in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Zhao Mengsha:

    You can make do without a wallet but can't [live] without your smartphone when you go out these days.

  2. Ryan Greendeer:

    Because of the fire activity around the entire region, our resources are stretched very, very thin, each incident is having to make do with what is available, not what's needed.

  3. Paul Hodges:

    Demographics drive demand, older people have less need for houses, cars and consumer goods and have to make do on lower incomes as they move on to pension age, slowing the wheels of the economy.

  4. Astronaut Scott Kelly:

    Even though I had a shower in Canada, I hadn’t had running water for 340 days, we make do with not having a shower on board [the space station] – I definitely feel like I would like jump in a pool.

  5. Ron Wyden:

    Clearly, they have a clear decision to make. Do they want to reach out and support policies that would be beneficial to everybody, which would be that you would have to have the bipartisanship that was so dramatically lacking in the health care debate? this administration never had one substantive conversation with me about health care reform.

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