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makes up (for)

verb
present tense third-person singular of make up (for)

Synonyms of makes up (for)

to balance with an equal force so as to make ineffective
  • the lavish present almost made up for her forgetting his birthday

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“Makes up (for).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/makes%20up%20%28for%29. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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