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makes good

phrase
variants: or makes good on
present tense third-person singular of make good

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1 to do what is required by the terms of
  • He made good on his promise to pay back the loan within a year.

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2 to reach a desired level of accomplishment
  • She made good as a musician when she moved to New York City.

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“Makes good.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/makes%20good. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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