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  • make-or-buy — ˌmake or ˈbuy adjective MANUFACTURING COMMERCE a make or buy decision involves deciding whether to make a product yourself or to have it made for you by a supplier: • Employers are making tough make or buy decisions every day. * * * make or buy… …   Financial and business terms

  • Make (software) — make Original author(s) Stuart Feldman Initial release 1977 Type build automation tool In software development, Make is a utility that automatically builds executable programs and libraries from source code by rea …   Wikipedia

  • make history — 1. To do that which will mould the future or have to be recognized by future historians 2. To do something never previously accomplished • • • Main Entry: ↑history * * * make history phrase to do something that many people will remember or learn… …   Useful english dictionary

  • make a mountain out of a molehill — To magnify, overdramatize, etc a trifling matter • • • Main Entry: ↑mole make a mountain out of a molehill see under ↑mole1 • • • Main Entry: ↑mountain * * * make a mountain out of a molehill phrase to treat a minor problem as if it …   Useful english dictionary

  • make a mountain out of a molehill — To think a small problem is a big one; try to make something unimportant seem important. * /You re not hurt badly, Johnny. Stop trying to make a mountain out of a molehill with crying./ * /Sarah laughed at a mistake Betty made in class, and Betty …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • make a mountain out of a molehill — To think a small problem is a big one; try to make something unimportant seem important. * /You re not hurt badly, Johnny. Stop trying to make a mountain out of a molehill with crying./ * /Sarah laughed at a mistake Betty made in class, and Betty …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Make-A-Million — is a card game created by Parker Brothers. It was copyrighted in 1934 and released to the public in 1935. The game was first released in Salem, Massachusetts, and then to New York City, San Francisco, Chicago, and Atlanta. The original game was… …   Wikipedia

  • make-up — make|up [ˈmeıkʌp] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(for your face)¦ 2¦(people in a group)¦ 3¦(character)¦ 4¦(test)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(FOR YOUR FACE)¦[U] coloured substances that are put on your face to improve or change your appearance ▪ I don t usually wear much make up …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • make light of (something) — 1. to talk or behave as if something is not serious or important. I don t mean to make light of the fact that this was a horrible crime. 2. to act as if something is not serious or important. I tried to make light of his fear, but the look on his …   New idioms dictionary

  • make a big deal out of something — make a big deal (out) of (something) (or make (something) into a big deal) : to treat (something) as very important or too important The girl s song was far from perfect, but her parents made a big deal of it, and she was very happy. Don t make… …   Useful english dictionary

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