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adjective \ˈmād\

Simple Definition of made

  • —used to say that someone has the right qualities to be or to do something

  • —used to say that something has the right qualities for or to do something

  • : built, formed, or shaped in a specified way

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of made

  1. 1 a :  fictitious, invented <a made excuse> b :  artificially produced c :  put together of various ingredients <a made dish>

  2. 2 :  assured of success <a made man> —usually used in the phrase have it made

Origin and Etymology of made

Middle English, from past participle of maken to make


First Known Use: 14th century



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  1. past and past participle of make




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