make like

idiom

Definition of make like

US, informal
1 : to pretend to be (someone or something) He made like a rooster and strutted across the stage.
2 : to act in a way that does not show one's true feelings He made like he didn't care.

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“Make like.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/make%20like. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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