made

Definition of made

 (Entry 1 of 2)

past tense and past participle of make entry 1

made

adjective
\ ˈmād How to pronounce made (audio) \

Definition of made (Entry 2 of 2)

1a : fictitious, invented a made excuse
b : artificially produced
c : put together of various ingredients a made dish
2 : assured of success a made man usually used in the phrase have it made

First Known Use of made

Adjective

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for made

Adjective

Middle English, from past participle of maken to make

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The first known use of made was in the 14th century

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“Made.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/made. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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