make for

Definition of make for

  1. 1 :  to go toward (a place) quickly Everyone made for the exit as soon as the show was over. After he left the office he made straight for home.

  2. 2 :  to cause (something) to happen or to be more likely Courtesy makes for safer driving.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

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