have (all) the makings of

Definition of have (all) the makings of

  1. :  the talent needed to become (someone successful) He has (all) the makings of a great quarterback.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the whole amount, quantity, or extent of

    :  as much as possible

    :  every member or individual component of

  1. :  wholly, quite

    :  only, exclusively

    :  just

  1. :  the whole number, quantity, or amount :  totality

    : used in such phrases as for all I know, for all I care, and for all the good it does to indicate a lack of knowledge, interest, or effectiveness

    :  everybody, everything

  1. :  the whole of one's possessions, resources, or energy

makingmakings
  1. :  the act or process of forming, causing, doing, or coming into being

    :  a process or means of advancement or success

    :  something made


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