make it up

idiom

Definition of make it up

chiefly British
: to become friendly again after being angry She's trying to make it up with him.

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“Make it up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/make%20it%20up. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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