kiss and make up

idiom

informal
: to become friendly again after a fight or disagreement
It's time for the mayor and the police chief to kiss and make up.

Examples of kiss and make up in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web George winds up relenting, the show goes on, and Cheryl even pops up at Larry’s door with some Mocha Joe’s to kiss and make up … until Larry David: Wood Detective fingers his ex as the culprit who stained Julia’s furniture. Larry Fitzmaurice, Vulture, 8 Apr. 2024 Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid kiss and make up However, the pair were spotted a month later kissing in New York City. Andrea Wurzburger, Peoplemag, 13 July 2023 This is a good time to mend fences or to kiss and make up. Tribune Content Agency, oregonlive, 19 Feb. 2021 After CeeDee Lamb beats Trevon Diggs deep, Diggs and Al Harris kiss and make up. Dallas News, 4 Aug. 2022 Use this special opportunity to kiss and make up or to fix even the smallest misunderstanding. CANCER (June 21-July 22): As this week unfolds, remain sensitive to the undercurrents. Tribune Content Agency, oregonlive, 9 May 2021 Sure, not everybody is going to kiss and make up overnight. Roxanne Roberts, Washington Post, 23 Nov. 2020

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“Kiss and make up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kiss%20and%20make%20up. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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