make of

phrasal verb
made of; making of; makes of

Definition of make of

: 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.

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“Make of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/make%20of. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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