make of

Definition of make of

  1. :  to have or form an opinion about (something or someone) What do you make of this message? I can't make anything of it at all. I don't know what to make of her behavior. He's a strange guy. I don't know quite what to make of him.

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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