make an honest woman of (someone)

idiom (1)

Definition of make an honest woman of (someone)

 (Entry 1 of 8)

old-fashioned + humorous
: to marry (a woman, especially a woman one has already had sex with)

make it up to (someone)

idiom (2)

Definition of make it up to (someone) (Entry 2 of 8)

: to do something helpful or good for (someone one has hurt or treated wrongly) He'd neglected his children and wanted to make it up to them by spending more time with them.

make one's peace with (someone)

idiom (3)

Definition of make one's peace with (someone) (Entry 3 of 8)

: to end an argument or disagreement that one has had with someone He wanted to make his peace with his father before he died.

make (someone) an honest woman

idiom (4)

Definition of make (someone) an honest woman (Entry 4 of 8)

old-fashioned + humorous
: to marry (a woman, especially a woman one has already had sex with)

make someone feel (right) at home

idiom (5)

Definition of make someone feel (right) at home (Entry 5 of 8)

: to make someone feel relaxed and comfortable They made me feel (right) at home my first day at the new job.

make someone (want to) puke

idiom (6)

Definition of make someone (want to) puke (Entry 6 of 8)

informal
: to make someone sick : to make someone very angry, annoyed, etc. Her snobby attitude makes me (want to) puke.

make time for (someone)

idiom (7)

Definition of make time for (someone) (Entry 7 of 8)

: to cause an amount of one's time to be available do something for or with (someone) No matter how busy he was, Grandpa always made time for us.

make up to (someone)

idiom (8)

Definition of make up to (someone) (Entry 8 of 8)

British, informal + disapproving
: to treat (someone) in a very friendly or helpful way in order to get something for oneself an employee who's always making up to the boss

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