Definitions and translations for "make up"

Definition of make up

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To constitute; to compose; to form.
2. To compensate, fill in or catch up.
He can make up the time next week.
I plan to make up for my failed midterm.
Cuba took limited free market-oriented measures to alleviate severe shortages of food, consumer goods, and services to make up for the ending of Soviet subsidies.
3. To invent, imagine, or concoct (a story, claim, etc.).
He was a great storyteller and could make up a story on the spot.
4. To assemble, or mix.
I can make up a batch of stew in a few minutes, but it will take a few hours to cook.
5. To apply cosmetics or makeup to.
Let's leave as soon I make up my face.
6. To resolve, forgive or smooth over an argument or fight.
They fight a lot, but they always manage to make up.
7. To overcome a disadvantage.
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English - English - make up

Pronunciation
n. cosmetics; figure, body structure, build; arrangement
v. construct; constitute; invent, concoct; forgive and forget; supply what is lacking; put on cosmetics; compensate for something missed (as in: "I missed the test, may I make it up?")

English - Spanish - make up

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s. maquillaje; figura, constitución corporal, constitución, forma; arreglo
v. contruir; constituir, formar, integrar; inventar, confeccionar, planear, tramar; perdonar y olvidar; suplir lo que falta; ponerse cosméticos; compensar por algo que se perdió

English - French - make up

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n. maquillage, produits de beauté; corps structuré, construction, composition; arrangement, mise au point; invention
v. composer, construire; inventer, imaginer; se maquiller; se farder; se réconcilier; compenser; dédommager; compléter; mettre en pages

English - German - make up

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n. Kosmetikartikel; Bau; Schminke, Zusammenstellung
v. konstruieren; Konstituieren; erfinden, sich ausdenken; vergeben und Vergessen; das Fehlende besorgen; Kosmetikartikel auftragen; für etwas Fehlendes kompensieren

English - Indonesian - make up

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v. menyusun, merupakan, mengarang-ngarang, membuat-buat, mengejar, melengkapi, merias, berhias, berdandan, berusaha menyenangkan

English - Italian - make up

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s. trucco, belletto; costituzione, struttura fisica; disposizione
v. costruire; costituire; inventare; tramare; perdonare; fornire ciò che manca; truccarsi; recuperare qualcosa

English - Polish - make up

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v. uzupełniać, nadrabiać, odzyskać, kompensować, sporządzać, zapakować, zbierać, składać się, zmyślać, podmalować, malować się, umalować się, załagodzić spór, ustalać sobie, nadganiać, uzupełnić, nadrobić, odzyskiwać, sporządzić, zapakowywać, zebrać, zmyślić, podmalowywać

English - Portuguese - make up

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s. maquilagem; constituição; ordem, arrumação; conjunto; modo de ser; ajustar; compor; completar; completar; caracterizar-se, pintar-se (usando cosméticos); fazer as pazes
v. contruir; constituir; inventar; perdoar e esquecer; suprir o que falta; colocar cosméticos; compensar por algo que falta

English - Romanian - make up

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v. aplana, farda, machia, grima, inventa, născoci, ticlui, prepara, înapoia, recâştiga, confecţiona, strânge, balansa

English - Russian - make up

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с. мириться, улаживать, устраивать, возмещать, компенсировать; пополнять, собирать; выдумывать, наверстывать; гримировать, подкраситься

English - Turkish - make up

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i. oluşturmak, toparlamak, barışmak, uydurmak, uyduruvermek, makyaj yapmak, telâfi etmek

English - Ukrainian - make up

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v. збирати, складати, компенсувати, набавляти, надолужити, надолужувати, придумувати, укомплектовувати

Dutch - English - make up

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n. make up

English - Dutch - make up

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zn. zich opmaken; zich verzoenen; opmaken; bijleggen, verzoenen; vergoeden; verzinnen; vormen, samenstellen; maken, bereiden; opmaken (bed); aanleggen (vuur); asfalteren; karakter, aard; opbouw
ww. construeren; constitueren; uitvinden, samenstellen; vergeven en vergeten; leveren wat ontbreekt; van cosmetica gebruik laten maken; compenseren voor iemand gemist heeft (zoals in : " Ik heb het examen gemist, kan ik het inhalen?" )

English - Greek - make up

Pronunciation
ουσ. ξαναφτιάχνω, αποτελώ, επανορθώνω, αποτελειώνω, μακιγιάρω, συμφιλιώνομαι

German - Spanish - make up

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n. maquillaje (m)

German - French - make up

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n. maquillage (m)

German - Italian - make up

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n. trucco (m)

German - Russian - make up

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n. макияж (n)

German - Turkish - make up

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i. makyaj (n)

Dutch - French - make up

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(cosmetica) maquillage (m)

English - Arabic - make up

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‏تصالح، تجمل، تراضى، إقتنع ب، تزين، تصنع، عوض، حاول، صالح، لفق‏

English - Chinese - make up

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(名) 弥补; 缝制; 虚构

English - Chinese - make up

Pronunciation
(名) 彌補; 縫製; 虛構

English - Hindi - make up

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v. मेक-अप करना, बटोरना, इकट्‌ठा करना, जमा करना, एकत्रित करना, ईजाद करना, कल्पना, सुलह करना, मिलाप करना, मेल करना

English - Japanese - make up

Pronunciation
(名) 化粧; 体型; 配列
(動) 建設する; 構成する; でっち上げる; 許して忘れる; 不足を補う; 化粧する; 失ったものを補う(例えば”わたしはテストに失敗しました。受けなおしてもいいですか?”)

English - Korean - make up

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명. 정리하다, 구성하다, 여러 요소에서 구성하다, 여러 요소에서 조성하다, 조정하다, 계산을 조정하다, 지불을 조정하다, 화장하다, 짜다, 난을 짜다, 페이지를 짜다, 다시 치르다, 청강 과목을 다시 치르다, 시험을 다시 치르다, 원만히 수습하다, 분쟁 따위를 원만히 수습하다, 싸움 따위를 원만히 수습하다, 화해하다

English - Vietnamese - make up

Pronunciation
v. thêm, bù cho đủ, bổ khuyết, bù vào, lấy lại phần đã mất, thanh toán

German - Chinese - make up

Pronunciation
[das]化妆。打扮 。化妆品
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