Thesaurus > Related Words: make out

  Words related to make out

Related / Similar Words: complete, fill out, fill in, write out, issue, cut, neck, recognize, recognise, distinguish, discern, pick out, tell apart, cope, get by, make do, contend, grapple, deal, manage, do, fare, come, get along

 

Definition:
  • comprehend; "I cannot make out what this politician is saying";
  • try to establish; "She made out that she know nothing about the crime";
  • imply or suggest; "Your remarks make me out to be stupid";
  • write all the required information onto a form; "fill out this questionnaire, please!"; "make out a form";
  • make out and issue; "write out a check"; "cut a ticket"; "Please make the check out to me";
  • kiss, embrace, or fondle with sexual passion; "The couple were necking in the back seat of the car";
  • detect with the senses; "The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards"; "I can''t make out the faces in this photograph";
  • come to terms or deal successfully with; "We got by on just a gallon of gas"; "They made do on half a loaf of bread every day";
  • proceed or get along; "How is she doing in her new job?"; "How are you making out in graduate school?"; "He''s come a long way";

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    Hyponyms: check, smooch, snog, spoon, resolve, discriminate, improvise, extemporize, fend, hack, cut, scrape along, scrape by, scratch along, squeak by, squeeze by, rub along, meet, match, cope with

     

    Grouped Verbs: love

     

    Entailments: write down, set down, get down, put down, perceive, comprehend

     

    Derivational Morphology: necker, caressing, cuddling, fondling, hugging, kissing, necking, petting, smooching, snuggling, discernment, perceptiveness, braving, confronting, coping with, grappling, tackling

     

     
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