made-up

adjective \ ˈmād-ˈəp \

Definition of made-up

1 :fully manufactured
2 :marked by the use of makeup
3 :fancifully conceived or falsely devised

First Known Use of made-up

1725


MADE-UP Defined for English Language Learners

made-up

adjective

Definition of made-up for English Language Learners

  • : created from the imagination : not true or real

  • : wearing makeup


MADE-UP Defined for Kids

made-up

adjective \ ˈmād-ˈəp \

Definition of made-up for Students

:created from the imagination
  • a made-up excuse


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