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Princeton's WordNet

  1. make goodverb

    act as promised

    "make good on promises"


  1. make goodverb

    To achieve substantial success in life, often in business.

  2. make goodverb

    To complete successfully.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. make good

    A phrase used sometimes in the wording of sentences in proceedings of courts-martial in the case of deserters; as, he will make good the time lost by desertion.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of make good in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of make good in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of make good in a Sentence

  1. Darren Cahill:

    Take a deep breath ... control your emotions, keep a cool head and make good decisions.

  2. Andrea Williams:

    Despite Francisco's best efforts to make good on his mistake, ICE has taken the position that even a misdemeanor DUI eligible for diversion is enough to end DACA status.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A person who does not make good amount of money and enjoy luxury in spite of making own name reach across the world to get it published at various blogs & books, is only made mockery by the people and then any tom, dick & harry try to teach or preach him as what he lacks in his competency to be a legendary.

  4. Colin Duncan:

    This is a really attractive concept, and this study is a very important step forward. There are still huge challenges to refine the technique, to make good results more consistent and eventually to compare outcomes with current neonatal intensive care strategies, this treatment will not enter the clinic anytime soon.

  5. Paul Ryan:

    Those are the things that I got elected to do, those are the things that are within our purview in Congress. So I'm working on making sure that we make good on our promises and fix people's problems. That's what's in my control, and that's what I'm focused on.

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    a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)
    • A. snap
    • B. vigorish
    • C. tingle
    • D. elan

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