make sense

Definition of make sense

  1. 1 :  to have a clear meaning :  to be easy to understand We read the recommendations and thought they made (perfect) sense. The instructions don't make any sense (at all). The instructions make no sense (at all). You're not making much sense (to me).

  2. 2 :  to be reasonable It makes sense to leave early to avoid traffic. It makes little/no sense to continue. Why would he do such an awful thing? It makes no sense (to me).

Word by Word Definitions

makeplay
  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

senseplay
  1. :  a meaning conveyed or intended :  import, signification

    :  one of a set of meanings a word or phrase may bear especially as segregated in a dictionary entry

    :  the faculty of perceiving by means of sense organs

  1. :  to perceive by the senses (see 1sense 2)

    :  to be or become conscious of

    :  grasp, comprehend



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