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adjective \ˈmād\

Definition of made

  1. 1a :  fictitious, invented a made excuseb :  artificially producedc :  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


MADE Defined for English Language Learners

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adjective \ˈmād\

Definition of made for English Language Learners

  • —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


MADE Defined for Kids

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Definition of made for Students

  1. past and past participle of make



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