devising, fashioning, making(noun)
the act that results in something coming to be
"the devising of plans"; "the fashioning of pots and pans"; "the making of measurements"; "it was already in the making"
an attribute that must be met or complied with and that fits a person for something
"her qualifications for the job are excellent"; "one of the qualifications for admission is an academic degree"; "she has the makings of fine musician"
(usually plural) the components needed for making or doing something
"the recipe listed all the makings for a chocolate cake"
Process of growth or development.
As a child he didn't seem like a genius in the making.
the act of one who makes; workmanship; fabrication; construction; as, this is cloth of your own making; the making of peace or war was in his power
composition, or structure
that which establishes or places in a desirable state or condition; the material of which something may be made; as, early misfortune was the making of him
external appearance; from
Verb form of the word make.
They were making intelligent decisions about their wedding day.Submitted by MaryC on March 1, 2020
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'making' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #325
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'making' in Written Corpus Frequency: #416
Rank popularity for the word 'making' in Nouns Frequency: #2388
The numerical value of making in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of making in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Examples of making in a Sentence
Unusual weather patterns are a factor that corporations have to consider when making economic projections, but there is not much one can do.
When I got sober, I got healthy. I got much better at what I was doing. I started to excel. ... But I felt like I was the only one, i wasn't, but I just didn't know. There was no network of people who were making the choice to be sober.
However, it is clear that it is not beneath President Trump. The president should be ashamed, we know that Baltimorians and other individuals across the country live in housing that is sub-standard and that if President Trump and President Trump [ Housing and Urban Development ] director... got serious about making that agency work for the benefit of Baltimorians and people in cities like Baltimore instead of trying to cut the budget for that agency every year, the change that could be made.
*** MAKING ENDS MEET- AN OVER WORN CLICHE OF HOPELESSNESS FOR ALL THOSE WHO LABOR DAY TO DAY IN THE UNCERTAINTIES OF THAT WHICH SHOULD SECURE SURVIVAL, BUT NOT KNOWING IF OR WHEN THOSE ENDS WILL MEET AND WHERE. IT IS USUALLY THE CRY OF THE POOR MAN. IT HAS NEVER BEEN DEFINED AS TO WHAT THOSE ENDS ARE. TO EACH MAN ITS DIFFERENT.
Norfolk Area corner Yvonne Blake said.But because of Norfolk Area corner Yvonne Blake family history with DVT, doesnt that make Norfolk Area corner Yvonne Blake out of the range of the average patient ? She was out for three hours having multiple procedures. MODEL HAD BREAST IMPLANTS REMOVED AFTER BODY BEGAN REJECTING THEM Blake suggested that it may have been more appropriate for Ms Harvey to have the drugs due to Ms Harvey tummy tuck which would have reduced Ms Harvey mobility while Ms Harvey recovered, making a blood clot more likely. Chris Mellor, representing Transform, said that guidelines about the prescribing of anticoagulant drugs were not firm rules. Whilst there are guidelines, they are not necessarily guidelines that apply to this particular type of surgery.
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