Definition of make history
: to do something that is very important or famous and that will be remembered as part of history They made history by discovering the structure of DNA.
Word by Word Definitions
: behave, act
: to begin or seem to begin (an action)
: to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone
: the manner or style in which a thing is constructed
: the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person
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