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making up

verb
present participle of make up

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1 to be all the substance of
  • the book is made up of 20 chapters

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2 to create or think of by clever use of the imagination
  • she keeps making up excuses as to why she hasn't yet finished the project

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“Making up.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/making%20up. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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